Scion Dental awarded Maryland Medicaid contract

Freeman Staff

Nov. 3, 2015

MENOMONEE FALLS Scion Dental announced Tuesday that it was awarded a contract by the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene to manage dental benefits for the roughly 650,000 Medicaid members in the Maryland Healthy Smiles Dental Program.

Based in Menomonee Falls, Scion Dental is part of the SKYGEN USA family of benefit management companies.

The contract will go into effect Jan. 1.  And once the contract becomes active, Scion Dental will be managing benefits for more than 10 million covered lives across Medicaid, Medicare and commercial payer programs in more than 65 markets, according to the announcement.