ANTHROS INTRODUCES PARTNERSHIP WITH TECHNOLOGY-FIRST DENTAL INSURER BEAM DENTAL
WINTER PARK, Fla., June 17, 2021—As part of its commitment to leverage technology and deliver comprehensive client care, Anthros is pleased to announce its partnership with Beam Dental, a digital-first insurer that is modernizing the dental benefits industry.
Beam Dental, one of the country’s fastest-growing dental benefits providers, pairs technology and service to provide a seamless experience to employers and employees. Through its innovative Beam Perks program, it promotes preventive care and empowers members to be involved in their own dental health.
“Anthros was founded on the idea of using technology to bridge the gap between employers and employee,” said Anurag Dandiya, Anthros Founder and CEO. “Beam Dental is transforming how dental insurance and care is delivered, giving our clients new tools to promote the health and well-being of their employees.”
Beam Dental’s innovative approach includes:
- A Focus on Preventive Care. The Beam Brush*, a smart toothbrush that connects to the Beam app, incentivizes good dental hygiene by offering savings† linked to brushing.
- Automation & Machine Learning. Beam Dental leads the dental industry by automating the pricing, enrollment and claims processes.
- 24/7, On-demand Self-Service. The Beam Dental app gives members the tools to manage dental care, from finding dentists and plan information to brushing rewards‡ and updates on claims.
- Customer Care. Beam’s in-house support team helps members navigate every stage of the dental insurance process, from obtaining care to processing claims.
- Nationwide Access. Beam offers members more than 400,000 dental care access points across the country.
- Privacy & Security. Beam has HIPAA policies and procedures in place and has a team to help squash security risks and protect member data.
- Anthros Employee Portal Integration. Enrollment is integrated into Anthros’ secure, online Employee Portal where employees can view and compare plans and enroll themselves and dependents.
- Vision Care Options. Beam has partnered with VSP® Vision Care, a leader in vision care, to bring rich vision benefits to employers and employees.
“The Anthros team stands out in the employee benefits space because they care deeply about evolving their services to continually improve the customer experience,” said Alex Frommeyer, Beam CEO and Co-founder. “We are thrilled to partner with their team to bring easy, smart and preventive dental benefits to their clients.”
To support workplace well-being and help employers create a culture that attracts and retains talent, Anthros creates customized benefits packages tailored to fit clients’ needs. This includes health, vision and dental insurance, telemedicine benefits, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), 401k, MemberDeals entertainment and travel discounts, and leadership and team building programs.
Anthros has been in the human resources business for more than 20 years, setting itself apart with its deep understanding of how employees are connected to and shape a company’s mission. Known for its personalized service and high-performance HR technology, Anthros administers benefits programs, provides worker’s compensation, processes payroll, and actively manages and reduces employer risks. The Anthros vision is to empower clients to become the best in their industries and build a legacy by serving as their long-term partner in human resources.
About Beam Dental
Beam Dental is a digital-first employee benefits provider that incorporates dental hygiene behavior into policy pricing, combining an easy-to-use online insurance platform, AI-powered underwriting, and the connected Beam Brush for better overall wellness. Beam has raised over $160 million in venture capital funding and is the one of the only digital-first companies within the $75 billion dental insurance industry. Beam also offers vision insurance, powered by VSP, and group term life coverage for employers of all sizes in partnership with Nationwide® Insurance. Beam is available in 41 states and is accepted at over 400,000 access points nationwide.
*Beam Perks® is provided by Beam Perks LLC. Members age 4 and up at the time of enrollment are eligible to receive Beam Perks® and must select their Beam Brush color within 45 days of enrollment to participate. Beam Perks® can be obtained separately without the purchase of an insurance product by visiting perks.beam.dental. Beam Perks may be changed at any time without notice. See perks.beam.dental for Terms and Conditions.
†Lower rate based on group’s participation in Beam® Perks wellness program and a group aggregate Beam score of “A”. Based on Beam® internal brushing and utilization data. Not all Products Available in All States.
‡Beam Perks is a voluntary program. The information provided under this program is for general informational purposes only and is not intended to be nor should be construed as medical advice. You should consult with an appropriate health care professional to determine what may be right for you. Rewards may be taxable. You should consult with an appropriate tax professional to determine if you have any tax obligations from receiving rewards under this program. If any fraudulent activity is detected (e.g., misrepresented brushing activity), you may be suspended and/or terminated from the program. If you are unable to meet a standard related to health factor to receive a reward under this program, you might qualify for an opportunity to receive the reward by different means. Contact us at 1 (800) 648-1179 and we will work with you (and, if necessary, your doctor) to find another way for you to earn the same reward. Availability and rewards may be limited due to incentive limits under applicable law. See https://resources.beam.dental/content/perks-terms-and-conditions for full program Terms and Conditions.
§Vision insurance product underwritten by National Guardian Life Insurance Company (NGL), Madison, WI, marketed by Beam Insurance Services LLC. Policy form series numbers NVIGRP 11-13, NVIGRP 5-07 and NVIGRP 2020. Vision product underwritten by Nationwide Life Insurance Company in NY, DE (7/1/21), ID (8/1/21). Vision insurance products underwritten by Vision Service Plan (VSP) in WA. Not all products available in all states. Vision product administered by Vision Service Plan Insurance Company. VSP is a registered trademark of Vision Service Plan.
† National Guardian Life Insurance Company, Madison, WI, is not affiliated with The Guardian Life Insurance Company of America, a.k.a. The Guardian, or Guardian Life.