First Ameritas Expands Dental Insurance Network

Lincoln, Neb.//June 30, 2011//First Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. of New York announced today they increased the total number of provider access points in their dental insurance network to nearly 10,000 in the state of New York.

The addition of PPO providers extends the presence of First Ameritas as one of New York’s leading carriers. Members insured under a First Ameritas PPO plan can seek care from any dentist they choose, but may benefit from increased out-of-pocket savings when they visit a dentist in the PPO network.

“This expansion adds value to the PPO products in our portfolio,” said Ken VanCleave, president – First Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. “We want to give our insured members as many choices as possible when they are selecting a PPO dentist.”

About First Ameritas
First Ameritas Life Insurance Corp. of New York, a subsidiary of Ameritas Life Insurance Corp., a UNIFI company, provides dental, eye care and hearing care insurance products and services in New York. Ameritas Group, a division of Ameritas Life Insurance Corp., has served customers since 1959 and today provides insurance products and services for more than 70,000 employer groups, insuring or administering benefits for more than 4.8 million people nationwide.

Ameritas Group
Karen Gustin, senior vice president – group marketing, managed care and national accounts
Phone: (402) 309-2507