Solstice Offers Pediatric Dental Rider for Groups in New York

Solstice Health Insurance Company (SHIC) announces the launch of its new Pediatric Dental Rider, available as an added feature to Solstice’s dental EPO and PPO plans. 

Employer groups in New York State can offer their employee’s children dental insurance benefits that meet the pediatric dental essential health benefit benchmarks set forth by the Affordable Care Act, while the parents enjoy Solstice’s standard commercial dental plans. These plans include an Open Access Dental EPO and PPO which offer no waiting periods for all groups, including virgin cases. 

The pediatric dental rider includes: 

--Recent Maximum out of Pocket (MOOP) changes in line with the ACA 

--Coverage through age 19 


--No charge for most preventive care 

--Access to New York state’s largest EPO network 

--Satisfies the dental EHB requirements

“Tooth decay is the leading chronic childhood illness, and it’s preventable with access to dental care. Solstice created this rider to support the needs of our clients while also providing dental care access for the children we serve to support positive oral health and overall health,” said Brian Correia, Director of Sales and Client Services at Solstice. 

About SHIC:

Solstice Health Insurance Company is a privately held New York corporation affiliated with Solstice Benefits, Inc. (“Solstice”), which is based in Plantation Florida. Solstice administers and markets dental, vision, pharmaceutical, life and short- and long-term disability benefits plans. Solstice and its subsidiaries also offer Third Party Administration (TPA) services in the Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Maryland, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia markets—and are in the process of expanding nationwide. It has been named one of “Florida’s Best Companies to Work For” and has made Inc. magazine’s “America’s Fastest Growing Companies” list for three years in a row. Solstice has also developed the Solstice Marketplace, a private health care exchange. Created specifically with insurance brokers in mind, the Solstice Marketplace provides brokers with a one stop shop to offer personalized service to their customers.

For more information, contact 1.877.760.2247, or visit 

Source: Solstice Health Insurance Company