Provider Notifications

National Provider Identifier (NPI)
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requires dentists to obtain an NPI if they submit claims electronically or check claims status or patient eligibility and benefits information online. How to register your NPI with Delta Dental
Delta Dental provider responsibilities for the Language Assistance Program
California law requires health care service plans like Delta Dental to have a language assistance program (LAP) to support the language assistance needs of Delta Dental's limited English proficient (LEP) enrollee population. The law also requires us to notify our contracted providers of their obligation.

State Notices

California Notices

Utilization Review and Management
Utilization Review and Management(PDF, 73KB)
California regulations require health plans to provide upon request the criteria or guidelines used for the purposes of utilization review or utilization management functions.

New York Notices

Domestic Violence
Domestic Violence(PDF, 97KB) Other languages: Español中文
New York law has certain protections for victims of domestic violence when an order of protection is provided to the insurer against the policyholder.
FYI: For our New York providers
FYI: For our New York providers(PDF, 115KB)
Please read this information about Delta Dental of New York’s corporate governance.

Texas Notices

Notice to Providers
Applications for participation in the Alpha Dental Programs network of General Dentists and Dentists specializing in Endodontics, Periodontics, Oral Surgery, Orthodontics and Pediatric Dentistry will be accepted between January 14, 2019 and February 2, 2019. Applicants must meet all credentialing and other participatory criteria. All applications will be reviewed and responses will be made within 90 days of receipt. To request an application or further information, please write: Alpha Dental Programs, Attention: Professional Relations, 1701 Shoal Creek, Suite 240, Highland Village, Texas 75077.

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For questions about these notices, please call us at 866-530-9675.

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Delta Dental of California
P.O. Box 997330
Sacramento, CA 95899-7330