health connector http://wamc.org en Massachusetts Will Offer Dental Plans Through Health Connector http://wamc.org/post/massachusetts-will-offer-dental-plans-through-health-connector <p></p><p></p><p>BOSTON (AP) — Massachusetts will begin offering stand-alone dental plans for children and adults through the state's Health Connector starting next year.</p><p>State health officials say making dental care more readily available will improve the overall health of Massachusetts residents.</p><p>Dental coverage is one of several changes coming to the state's health care exchange.</p><p>Beginning in 2014, insurers seeking to offer plans through the connector must not only meet state requirements but also federal requirements to receive the connector's seal of approval.</p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 03:00:00 +0000 Lucas Willard 58348 at http://wamc.org