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Health & Wellness
A total health solution that helps members become more healthy, or live better with a condition, while lowering the cost of health care.
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dental plans

Empire's Dental plans offer greater value, better service and more choices than ever before. 
Large, Quality Networks
Members can access our network dentists in New York State, as well as across the country and around the world.

PPO network: 7,400+ provider locations in the New York area, 69,000+ nationwide provider locations, and International Emergency Care with providers in 137 countries.

HMO network: 1,100+ provider locations in the New York area.

Dentists must meet our extensive requirements before being accepted into our networks. Our criteria include standards for convenience of location, licensure, malpractice insurance, maintaining 24-hour emergency services and more.
Better Value

Highly competitive pricing on quality dental plans brings more value to employers and members.

Empire offers plans that provide members with comprehensive coverage at lower out-of-pocket costs by choosing participating network dentists, while maintaining the freedom to choose out-of-network providers.

Dedicated Service
Members receive dedicated service from Empire's Dental Customer Service team.  

Most phone calls answered within 30 seconds.+

Claims processed on average in less than 5 days.

97% of claims processed within 14 days.

+ Response time averages.

Simple to use

Empire dental products offer one-stop shopping with your Empire medical plan - one bill, one card and one name.

No claims forms are needed when members see an in-network provider.

Choose a dental plan with benefits that best fit the needs of you and your employees.  
Member Education Tools 
Healthy teeth may lead to more productive employees. More than 164 million hours of work are lost each year due to dental-related illnesses or dental visits (U.S. Department of Health and Human Services). View our member education tools
Save with Specialty Products
Find out more about how you can save with Specialty products - dental, vision, life and disability - from Empire. 
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