Alameda County dental health assistant Eileen Hamlin applies sealant to the teeth of a Horace Mann Elementary School student. (AP Photo/Ben Margot)

Your employer clients have to be careful when looking at dental and vision plan options. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) now requires every new, non-grandfathered, insured small group health plan to offer an ”essential health benefits” (EHB) package that includes pediatric and pediatric vision benefits.

See also: PPACA pushes dental further into voluntary

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