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Sep 29, 2015, 10:00 ET Oral Health Care Tips for the Whole Family During National Dental Hygiene Month

During National Dental Hygiene Month in October, United Concordia Dental reminds members of all ages to maintain a daily dental care regimen and...


Sep 15, 2015, 11:00 ET Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota to offer Dental Plans with United Concordia Dental

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota (Blue Cross) today announced plans to offer dental products in 2016, the result of a new agreement with...


Sep 10, 2015, 02:00 ET United Concordia Dental Introduces New Product and Expands Availability of Two PPO Plans

United Concordia Dental now offers a new low-cost, customizable product in 21 states and has expanded the availability of two popular Preferred...


Jun 16, 2015, 09:00 ET United Concordia Dental President Named Highmark Executive Vice President

F.G. "Chip" Merkel, president and COO of United Concordia Dental, has been named executive vice president, Diversified Businesses for Highmark Inc....


Jan 29, 2015, 09:00 ET Enter Your Child's Photo in the #WeHeartYourSmile Contest to Win Four Free Philadelphia Zoo Tickets

During Children's Dental Health Month in February, boys and girls, ages 4-11, can win four free tickets to the Philadelphia Zoo by posting a photo...


Oct 21, 2014, 12:08 ET United Concordia Dental's Landmark Research Featured at Harvard University Symposium

A Harvard School of Dental Medicine symposium recently featured data from United Concordia Dental's landmark study as compelling evidence on the...


Oct 06, 2014, 09:15 ET United Concordia Dental Now Offers Three Low-Cost Dental Plans

United Concordia Dental now offers three low-cost PPO dental plans, named Smile for Health® - Value, that are bundled with vision benefits or...


Sep 16, 2014, 09:15 ET United Concordia Dental and LocalMed Partner to Offer Members Real-Time, Appointment Scheduling Online

Members of United Concordia Dental can now book appointments online with participating network dentists at UnitedConcordia.com, thanks to a...


Sep 10, 2014, 10:30 ET United Concordia Dental, Dental Network of America and DenteMax Announce Network Sharing Partnership

United Concordia Dental, Dental Network of America®, LLC (DNoA) and DenteMax®, LLC have entered into a network sharing agreement to provide greater...


Jul 31, 2014, 11:15 ET Published Study Shows Health Care Cost Savings Possible by Treating and Managing Gum Disease

The American Journal of Preventive Medicine (AJPM) recently published a study from United Concordia Dental that shows reduced hospitalizations and...


Jul 09, 2014, 09:15 ET Philadelphia Zoo And United Concordia Dental Partner To Advance Importance Of Oral Health

Philadelphia Zoo and United Concordia Dental today announced a three-year partnership to increase awareness of how the health of the mouth can impact ...


Jul 08, 2014, 09:15 ET Philadelphia Zoo And United Concordia Dental Partner To Advance Importance Of Oral Health

Philadelphia Zoo and United Concordia Dental today announced a three-year partnership to increase awareness of how the health of the mouth can impact ...


Jun 19, 2014, 09:00 ET United Concordia Introduces Low-Cost PPO Plan Designed to "Grow" with Consumers

United Concordia Dental now offers a low-cost PPO plan designed to "grow" with consumers as their oral health needs evolve in Arizona, New Jersey,...


Mar 21, 2014, 10:45 ET New Research Continues to Show Medical Cost Savings and Reduced Hospitalizations Possible with Gum Disease Treatment

New research from United Concordia Dental continues to show that significant medical costs savings and reduced hospitalizations are possible when...


Jan 28, 2014, 10:00 ET Commercial Call Center Earns Center of Excellence Certification for Second Consecutive Year

United Concordia Dental's commercial call center has earned BenchmarkPortal's Center of Excellence certification for the second consecutive year....


Dec 16, 2013, 01:06 ET March of Dimes earns top donation in United Concordia Dental's Facebook Charity Giving Program

United Concordia Dental today announced that the March of Dimes has earned the top donation of $20,000 in its Facebook charity giving program –...


Nov 27, 2013, 09:00 ET U.S. Department of Defense Renews Active Duty Dental Program with United Concordia

United Concordia Companies, Inc. today announced that it has been awarded a five-year, $728 million contract by the Department of Defense (DoD) to...


Oct 01, 2013, 05:30 ET Cast Your Vote for Oral and Overall Wellness, Oct. 1 - Nov. 30

Be a champion for wellness by liking United Concordia's Facebook page and casting your vote Oct. 1 – Nov. 30 for one of three national charities –...


Sep 17, 2013, 09:00 ET United Concordia's Website Optimized for Mobile

United Concordia Dental's website, UnitedConcordia.com, now boasts responsive design, optimizing a visitor's viewing experience whether on a desktop...


Jul 01, 2013, 09:00 ET United Concordia's Government Business Call Center Earns Center of Excellence Certification from BenchmarkPortal

United Concordia's Government Business Call Center has earned one of the most prestigious awards in the customer service and support industry –...


Jun 13, 2013, 09:00 ET United Concordia Once Again Preferred Dental Carrier for Employer Coalition

Effective Jan. 1. 2014, United Concordia Companies, Inc. will once again be the preferred dental carrier for the Lehigh Valley Business Coalition on...


Apr 30, 2013, 09:00 ET Treating Gum Disease Can Lower Medical Costs for Individuals with Cerebrovascular Disease

During American Stroke Month in May, United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers, reminds adults with cerebrovascular...


Apr 22, 2013, 10:00 ET United Concordia's New Mobile App Helps Users Find Answers to Oral Health and Dental Wellness Questions

United Concordia Dental has launched a new mobile app that can help members access account information, use a virtual identification card, find a...


Mar 26, 2013, 09:00 ET Gum disease treatment can lower annual medical costs for individuals with rheumatoid arthritis and women who are pregnant

Annual medical costs are lower by $3,964 for individuals with rheumatoid arthritis and $2,430 for pregnant women when treated for gum disease,...


Feb 26, 2013, 09:12 ET Gum disease treatment can lower annual medical costs for people with heart disease and stroke

The latest findings from a landmark oral health study by United Concordia and Highmark Inc. show that annual medical costs are lower by $2,956 and...