Dental | Retirees

Benefit Options offers two dental plan options. 


  • A Dental Health Maintenance Organization Plan (DHMO) without deductibles or dollar limits.
  • You must use an in-Network provider; out-of-network services are covered only in emergencies.
  • Find a provider on Residents of these states and territories cannot enroll in the DHMO: AK, AL, AR, DE, HI, IA, ID, LA, ME, MS, MT, ND, NE, NH, OK, RI, SD, VT, WV, WY, GU, USVI, and PR.
  • UHC Solstice S800B Enrollment Booklet with Schedule of Benefits
  • Please note: this replaces the previous DHMO called Cigna Dental Care Access.


  • A Dental Preferred Provider Organization Plan.
  • Services can be obtained in-Network or out-of-Network but will have higher costs for out-of-Network services.
  • Additionally, there are in-Network and out-of-Network deductibles that must be met.

  • When you enroll in this benefit, you will receive an ID card within a few weeks.
  • You can also access your ID card via the insurance company’s website or app. 
  • Contact your carrier if you need assistance before you can retrieve your card information. See the contact information below. 

See p. 13 of the Retiree Enrollment Guide.