Option to add vision coverage through Anthem is coming soon for IDA MEWA participants. Beginning January 1, 2019, IDA Trust participants will have the option to enroll in vision coverage through Anthem's Blue View Vision plan.
Disability insurance allows you to earn an income even if you’re too sick or hurt to work. IDA members can purchase individual Disability Income insurance at a discounted rate through Principal.
Effective January 1, 2018, Anthem may hold subscribers responsible for charges if they use the ER for non-emergency care In a letter to policyholders, Anthem stated, “As part of Anthem’s ongoing efforts to slow the effects of rising health care, effective January 1, 2018, non-emergency services may not be covered when treated in an emergency […]
If you are currently enrolled in the Indiana Patient’s Compensation Fund (PCF) you may soon be seeing changes to your malpractice policy. Senate Bill 28 increases health care provider liability limits for any occurrence of malpractice that takes place on or after July 1, 2017.
This memorandum pertains only to participating employers in the IDA Insurance Trust. We encourage you to speak with your accountant and/or tax advisor for specific guidance. Please read this notice closely. The Affordable Care Act imposes penalties on individuals who do not obtain minimum essential coverage. Individuals associated with your dental practice may be subject to these […]
It is likely that you are currently insuring your cars and home, but what about your income? Your income is the foundation of your financial strategy. If you became too sick or hurt to practice dentistry, what would happen to your income? Disabilities often happen when they are least expected. If you have not yet […]
If you’ve not yet seen Doug Bush’s article in the Summer 2016 IDA Journal, it’s worth a read (read it online). His candid account of his family’s experience with long term care has already prompted several calls to the IDA Insurance office from dentists who want to better understand Long Term Care Insurance. Long Term Care Insurance […]
If you purchase Anthem health insurance through IDA Insurance Services or the MEWA Trust, you now have access to board-certified doctors or licensed therapists through live video on your smartphone, tablet or computer with a webcam. LiveHealth Online is quick, easy to use and will help you and your staff members get the care they need […]