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Bento is a technology company that enables organizations and individuals to get access to affordable dental care without the need to contract with any insurance company.
Bento makes it easy to get high quality, affordable, and easy to understand dental benefits. Find your dentist, manage appointments, understand costs, pay negotiated rates, and manage your entire family - all in one app. No more surprise bills to deal with.
Dentists in your neighborhood use Bento’s software to instantly understand member benefits and get paid faster. No pre-treatment estimates. No payment delays. Dentists get paid directly through Bento’s platform.
Organizations of any size are able to build pay-as-you-go dental plans that fit their budgets. Unused benefit dollars stay in the organization’s bank account. Members will always have a clear, real-time picture of their benefits.Back to Top
Your company will contribute the same monthly premiums into a company owned bank account. Bento moves plan dollars only when employees receive services.
Of course. Bento is HIPAA-compliant, and built with security and fraud detection. Employee PHI and PII is completely protected.
Bento’s Employer Portal is where you manage enrollment, employee status, COBRA, all in one place. We also seamlessly integrate with existing payroll, benefit, and HCM systems.
Enrollment for an individual or a family takes less than 5 minutes and can be completed anytime, anywhere during open enrollment.
Employer coverage will end on the date you choose however, employees can elect to stay covered by connecting an out-of-pocket method in the Bento App.Back to Top
Anyone can sign up to use Bento. Download the app, put in your information and add a payment method and that’s it. You won’t be charged for anything until you go to the dentist.
You no longer need to pay monthly premiums. Get the same discounted rates but only pay-as-you go.
Bento uses your Social Security Number to do identity verification. This ensure that only you have access to your HIPAA-compliant information, PII, and enrollments.
Creating a Bento account is free! You will only be charged after your service is complete.
Download the free mobile app and select “Dentists” to search for a dentist anywhere in the United States.Back to Top
If the patient has an Employer plan, Bento moves the money on behalf of the employer, directly from their bank account to yours.
If the patient has an Individual plan, Bento charges the patient's credit card on file and moves the money directly to your bank account.
7 Business Days.
No. Bento pays fees on all CDT codes similar to carriers you already accept.
Yes. A full fee schedules is available to download and review while creating a free account.
You won’t need to. The Bento Dentist Portal will tell you in real-time the amount covered by the plan, and the patient portion (if applicable), on a per service basis. You’ll get paid directly after services are complete.Back to Top