published to July 17, 2015
Can I get dental insurance through the Marketplace?
On Marketplace, some health plans include dental coverage.you can also get
and pay the premium separately.
How do I add dental insurance to my Marketplace plan?
You can purchase dental insurance through the Federal Marketplace only if you enroll in health insurance at the same time. If you’re already enrolled in a Marketplace plan, you can’t add dental insurance. have to wait until the next
Change your health plan to one that includes dental insurance or add an independent dental plan. If you are eligible for Special admission periodif you change your health plan, you can get dental insurance.
How can I see what dental plans and benefits are available?
After you complete the Marketplace application and get your results, you can view your health insurance plans, including dental insurance. If you want a separate dental plan, you can do so after choosing your health plan.
Should I get dental insurance for my child?
No. dental insurance for children Essential Health BenefitsThis means that if you have health insurance for someone under the age of 18, dental insurance should be available as part of your health insurance plan or as a stand-alone plan. However, children’s dental insurance must be available, but not required to be purchased.
Can I cancel my Marketplace dental policy at any time and keep my health coverage?
It depends on what kind of dental insurance you have.if you have
, you can cancel your dental insurance at any time during the year by not paying the premium for the dental plan. As long as you continue to pay your health insurance premiums, you will continue to have health insurance.
if you have Health insurance including dental benefitsyou may change to another health plan without dental benefits only during open enrollment, unless you qualify for a special enrollment period.