Sun Life Partners With Teledentistry.com To Provide Members With 24/7 Access To Dental Providers
“Oral health is part of overall health, and we are committed to helping our members get the right care when they need it, whether it’s for regular preventive care visits or emergencies,” said Joi tillman, Vice President, Voluntary, Dental and Vision at Sun Life US “We are delighted to partner with Teledentistry.com to make dental benefits and urgent dental care more accessible, and to meet our members where they are.”
With easy-to-navigate virtual access, members who need a dental consultation can get one quickly from a Teledentistry.com dentist and be referred for final care if needed. The results of the consultation are communicated to the member’s dental provider for follow-up care. By virtually accessing a Teledentistry.com dental professional at any time, members can get the care they need at the right time and can reduce costs, especially in an emergency when the only alternative may be an emergency room visit. .
âTeledentistry.com is dedicated to improving access to dental care,â said Dr. Vilas Sastry, CEO of Teledentistry.com. âOur team of dentists are ready to help with a virtual consultation, prescribe medication as needed and refer patients to a local network dentist for regular care. We are proud to partner with Sun Life to help their members with a virtual dentist anytime they need one. “
Teledentistry.com services are now available to members of the Sun Life OPP dental plan. Teledentistry.com services may not be available for all Sun Life dental plans or in all states where Sun Life dental coverage is sold.
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Sun Life is a leading international financial services organization providing insurance, wealth and asset management solutions to individuals and businesses. Sun Life operates in a number of markets around the world, including Canada, United States, the UK, Ireland, Hong Kong, The Philippines, Japan, Indonesia, India, China, Australia, Singapore, Vietnam, Malaysia and Bermuda. From September 30, 2021, Sun Life had total assets under management of 1.39 trillion Canadian dollars. For more information, please visit www.sunlife.com.
Sun Life Financial Inc. traded on the Toronto (TSX), New York (NYSE) and Philippine Stock Exchanges (PSE) under the symbol SLF.
In United States, Sun Life is one of the largest providers of group insurance, serving more than 60,000 employers in small, medium and large workplaces across the country. Sun Life’s extensive portfolio of insurance products and services in the United States includes disability insurance, absence management, life insurance, dental care, vision, voluntary disability insurance and medical. Sun Life and its affiliates in US asset management firms employ approximately 5,500 people. Group insurance policies are issued by Sun Life, the life assurance company of Canada (Wellesley Hills, Mass.), except in New York, when the policies are issued by Sun Life and Health Insurance Company (US) (Lansing, Mich.). For more information, please visit www.sunlife.com/us.
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