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Mutual of Omaha Launches New Vision Insurance and Enhanced Dental Product

November 8, 2018

OMAHA, Neb.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 8, 2018--Mutual of Omaha has launched a new vision insurance product as well as enhancements to its existing dental insurance available to the employee benefits market.

Through a new strategic partnership with EyeMed, the company now offers a vision product with a choice of plan designs and access to advanced vision care technologies and services. The product offers a mix of independent and retail providers, including popular national chains, regional favorites and online options. Customers will also have easy access to online tools and resources, including benefit information, through a convenient mobile app.

In addition, the company has enhanced its current dental product with an expanded network, including its own Mutually PreferredSM network. Mutual’s group dental plan provides employers and their employees an opportunity to choose from an expanded selection of dentists and locations, as well as realize better value and savings, in the form of lower premiums and out-of-pocket costs. The product continues to offer the same great features including:

A unique network, managed by Mutual of Omaha Flexibility to build customized plans Availability of PreventiveEdge ®, which ensures preventive services do not count against the annual maximum, encouraging employees to make regular dental visits to avoid costly procedures A Rollover Benefit, which allows policy year maximum benefit dollars to be rolled over to the next calendar year

“Dental and vision insurance rank among the top five desired benefits by employees and are the forefront of an attractive benefits package,” said Scott Ault, executive vice president, Workplace Solutions, at Mutual of Omaha. “These enhancements are an example of our ongoing commitment to our customers.”

Mutual of Omaha’s new vision product complements their dental product well. It can be packaged with other ancillary benefits on one convenient bill and is supported by dedicated enrollment professionals, implementation and service teams.

These two products, which are both fully underwritten by Mutual of Omaha are available for a January 1 effective date. For more information, contact your local sales representative.

Founded in 1909, Mutual of Omaha is a full-service, multi-line organization providing insurance, banking and financial products for individuals, businesses and groups throughout the United States. For more information about Mutual of Omaha, visit www.mutualofomaha.com.

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CONTACT: Mutual of Omaha

Sephera Staley, 402-351-3096

sephera.staley@mutualofomaha.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEBRASKA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: HEALTH DENTAL SMALL BUSINESS OPTICAL PROFESSIONAL SERVICES HUMAN RESOURCES INSURANCE

SOURCE: Mutual of Omaha

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