LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New Florida Dental Director

11/05/2014

LIBERTY Dental Plan Introduces New Florida Dental Director

IRVINE, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--LIBERTY Dental Plan (LIBERTY) is proud to announce that Jack Singer, D.D.S. will be taking on a new role with LIBERTY as Florida Dental Director starting early in November.

In this new role, Dr. Singer will be in charge of LIBERTY Dental Plan’s Florida clinical review and utilization review activities, as well as contributing to the overall corporate national Quality Management activities. He has been with LIBERTY serving as a Dental Consultant for the past six months.

Dr. Singer’s enhanced role at LIBERTY will support the company’s substantial business growth within the state of Florida, and its expanding operations at LIBERTY’s new office in Tampa. In addition to Dr. Singer’s position, LIBERTY has hired staff within the Tampa community to fill 30 new jobs this past year.

A graduate of the Marquette School of Dentistry in Wisconsin, Dr. Singer has practiced clinical dentistry for over 40 years. He completed advanced training at the Pankey Institute in Miami, Florida, even further training in orthodontics for the general dentist, and various other courses in endodontics, fixed and removable prosthetics, and all cosmetic dental procedures. Most recently, Dr. Singer has been a Market Dental Director for Bright Now! Dental of Florida, where he took on tasks as a managing dentist, and professional corporation holder for the company. Dr. Singer has experience in clinical practice, managing large dental offices, quality assurance reviews of dentists, and dental claims review.

“Dr. Singer has already contributed outstanding clinical expertise to LIBERTY as a Dental Consultant, and we are pleased to welcome him full time to our Quality Management team as the local Florida Dental Director,” said LIBERTY’s National Dental Director Dr. Gary Dougan. “We are confident that his pursuit for excellence matches our own commitment to providing members with the highest quality of oral healthcare.”

About LIBERTY Dental Plan

LIBERTY Dental Plan specializes in commercial and government sponsored dental programs, providing services to managed care organizations, state governments, labor unions, large group employers, municipalities, and individuals. With a vast majority of its membership enrolled in government sponsored programs, LIBERTY is recognized as a specialist in administering dental care for Medicaid, SCHIP and Medicare beneficiaries. LIBERTY has a proven record of successfully increasing the utilization of quality dental care for multiple programs, ensuring that a larger portion of premiums are appropriated directly to care.

LIBERTY Dental Plan is also recognized as an industry leader in the area of Dental Disease Management. A member of The Care Continuum Alliance (carecontinuum.org), LIBERTY shares their commitment to promote high quality standards for and definitions of key components of wellness, disease, case management where appropriate, and care coordination programs as well as support services and materials.

 

Contacts

LIBERTY Dental Plan
Dr. Gary Dougan, National Dental Director
888-273-2997
gdougan@libertydentalplan.com
or
John Carvelli, Executive Vice President
949-223-8928
jcarvelli@libertydentalplan.com