Home > Insights and Perspectives > Workforce Well-being
Workforce Well-being

Web Content Viewer

Actions

Infographic: Preventive Dental Care Adds Value

infographic showing the long term benefits of preventative care reducing overall dental costs.

Dental Benefits: A Bridge to Oral Health & Wellness

The more preventive dental care we use now, the less it costs everyone later. Research from Guardian’s 5th Annual Workplace Benefits Study finds that dental benefits at work contribute to overall health and wellness for employees, and savings on future claims costs for employers.  

We discovered the following insights about dental benefits utilization:

  • 4 in 10 (40%) working Americans skip or delay dental care because of out-of-pocket costs.
  • Employer groups with high preventive utilization spent more (+39%) on preventive care over six years, but spent much less (-86%) on major dental services (e.g., fillings, crowns, root canals).
  • Employer groups with high preventive utilization had lower (-16%) combined dental claim costs.


For a complete picture, read the research brief Dental Benefits: A Bridge to Oral Health & Wellness from the Guardian 5th Annual Workplace Benefits Study. 

Overview

Infographic: The Future of Dentistry
Infographic: Small Business, Big Benefits
Infographic: The Digitalization of Employee Benefits Delivery
Infographic: Dental Benefits for Oral Health & Wellness
Top 4 Workforce Trends in 2018
Infographic: The Next Generation of Work
Infographic: Part-Time Nation
Infographic: Mind, Body, and Wallet

Related Articles

Whitepaper - The Future of Dentistry Thumbnail

Infographic: The Future of Dentistry

This report identifies trends that are expected to accelerate change in the practice of dentistry and dental benefits design and management.

College Debt in America

New Financial Wellness Report: College Debt in America

Read our report to see why more employers are making the case for tuition and loan repayment benefits.

Whitepaper - The Future of Dentistry Thumbnail

White Paper: The Future of Dentistry

How will the landscape of dentistry shift under changing demographics, evolving healthcare models, and new medical knowledge?

Brokers discussing trends impacting small businesses

Top 3 Trends Impacting Small Businesses

Top trends impacting most small businesses and should be considered when developing employee benefits strategies.

Explore Other Topics