Dental Plans

(Groups 2-50, 51-150, 151+)

Fully Insured Group Summary of Dental Benefits

Key Advantages:

  • Access to one of the largest dental PPO provider networks in the state
  • Now available to a minimum group size of 2
  • Choice of out-of-network reimbursement level at the schedule of maximum allowance (SMA) or 90th percentile of usual and customary
  • Offered with BCBSNM medical plans or on a stand-alone basis
  • Orthodontic services available to minimum group size of 2; coverage for both adults and children (not covered by all plans)
  • No waiting period for major services

Underwriting Guidelines:

  • Minimum dental enrollees of 2 for small group plan choices; minimum dental enrollees of 51 for large group plan choices
  • Standard BCBSNM participation guidelines apply
  • Employer must contribute at least 50% of single-tier premium

Benefit Plan Designs:

BlueCare Dental Freedom PPOSM – This is known as a passive plan design and has benefit coverage at the same benefit level whether members use in-network or out-of-network providers.

BlueCare Dental Choice PPOSM – This is known as an active plan design. Members receive a higher level of benefits when they use in-network providers than if they use out-of-network providers.

For more information, call your account executive at 1-505-837-8787 or toll-free at 1-800-672-9700.

Contact Us

For more information about our plans for groups, call BCBSNM Dental Customer Service at 1-800-432-0750.

Learn More About BlueCare Dental PPO for Groups:

BlueCare Dental Connection

Prospective Producers: To apply to become a contracted producer, see our Prospective Producers page.