Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts

Learn more about Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts (BCBSMA) and the corresponding networks they offer dentists.

BCBSMA Contract: Immediate Action Required

By now, all BCBSMA providers should have received your new agreement for 2017. The MDS strongly urges all members to closely review and take immediate action regarding this agreement, paying close attention to the deadline required by BCBSMA. By law, the MDS cannot advise on individual contracts; we recommend that you seek advice from the appropriate counsel.  

Any questions specific to your individual contract should be directed to your BCBSMA dental networking manager at 800.882.1178, option 4.


BCBSMA and Affordable Care Act

BCBSMA issued a news alert to participating dentists on December 2, 2013, explaining how the Affordable Care Act (ACA) will impact how they will administer pediatric dental benefits for small groups and individual plans effective January 1, 2014, as groups renew. According to the alert, BCBSMA will administer the ACA's pediatric dental benefits under the member's medical plan.

Dental Blue

Dental Blue Preferred Provider Organization (PPO)