DentaQuest Newsroom and Blog (IDD)

2022
September
22,
2022
| 11:39 AM America/New_York
DentaQuest, one of the nation’s largest and most experienced Medicaid dental benefits administrators, today announced its new engagement with Partners Health Plan (PHP) to increase access to oral heal...
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September
22,
2022
| 10:25 AM America/New_York
Jacob Dent, DDS, has dedicated his professional career to learning and teaching about the oral health needs of individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD). As a father of an Au...
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September
01,
2022
| 07:12 AM America/New_York
When Gabriella Ciancimino was deciding where to go to dental school, she said she wanted to go to a school that would help her become the best version of herself.And when DentaQuest’s Dr. Robert Blash...
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August
25,
2022
| 08:18 AM America/New_York
When the state of Louisiana recently passed legislation to provide comprehensive adult dental benefits for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (I/DD), it was cause for celebration....
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August
23,
2022
| 07:20 AM America/New_York
As a parent of an adult with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities (I/DD), Louisiana state representative Rhonda Butler understood from experience that dental care is the number one unmet nee...
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August
18,
2022
| 08:38 AM America/New_York
Good oral health is important to all of us. Regular dental care helps prevent problems and keeps your teeth healthy. DentaQuest knows that it can make a big change in the quality of life and a person’...
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2020
March
06,
2020
| 10:07 AM America/New_York
At DentaQuest, we work to advance the best practices available to improve the oral health of all. Lee Specialty Clinic in Louisville, Ky., is just that - a great example of a best practice for ensur...
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January
08,
2020
| 08:58 AM America/New_York
My name is Alex Davis III, and I'm 28 years old. I work at the Lee Specialty Clinic (LSC) as a dental assistant, and I help individuals with intellectual or developmental disabilities get through ...
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2018
July
10,
2018
| 08:00 AM America/New_York
It is an unacceptable truth - people with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) have a much harder time than people without IDD navigating the already complex health care system. That ...
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