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2011-08-04 13:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia, administrator of the TRICARE Dental Program, is now offering online dental-themed jigsaw puzzles. The games are designed as classic jigsaw puzzles and range in difficulty from easy to hard. A timer lets the user know how long it took to complete the puzzle and the results can be shared on Facebook through an in-game link. The puzzles are designed with the user in mind. Pieces lock into place after being correctly fitted, an...

2011-01-28 11:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers, helped provide nearly $1.7 million in free dental care to more than 8,000 children and adults with minimal or no insurance during 2010. "More than 125 million Americans do not have dental insurance," said Jerome Blum, D.D.S., corporate dental director. "Helping provide free dental care is just one example of our commitment to meeting the dental needs of the underserved."...

2010-12-15 08:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia® Companies, Inc., administrator of the Department of Defense's TRICARE Dental Program and TRICARE Active Duty Dental Program, along with its parent company, Highmark Inc., announced today they have contributed $200,000 to the National Military Family Association to support its Operation Purple® program. Operation Purple camps provide a week of summer fun for military kids whose parents have...

2010-11-02 08:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Nov. 2, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia, one of the nation's largest dental insurers and administrator of the TRICARE Dental Program (TDP), is proud to announce it is supporting Operation Appreciation, an initiative of Blue Star Families (a military outreach organization). The purpose of Operation Appreciation is to sign holiday cards for military service members deployed overseas. Employees throughout the company donated holiday cards to support the initiative....

2010-06-23 09:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers, and a number of community organizations have provided nearly $760,000 in free dental care since January to 3,678 children and adults across the nation. "We started offering free days of care almost nine years ago because of a significant need," said Jerome Blum, DDS, corporate dental director for United Concordia Dental. "Today, that need is even greater. In fact, a recent study...

2010-05-10 09:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 10 /PRNewswire/ -- United Concordia, one of the nation's largest dental insurers and administrator of the TRICARE Dental Program (TDP), provided educational dental health materials to children and teachers in state-side Department of Defense (DoD) elementary schools as part of the company's outreach initiatives during April's Month of the Military Child. United Concordia sent oral health flip books and DVDs as teaching aids to all teachers who expressed interest in...

2010-01-11 10:00:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Consumers living in Arizona, California, Florida, Pennsylvania and Texas can now purchase individual dental insurance from United Concordia Dental, one of the nation's largest dental insurers. The individual dental products will also be available in West Virginia in early 2010. "Some people think they cannot afford dental insurance or that they can pay for their preventive care and just hope for the best," said Sharon Muscarella, United...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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