Aetna’s $3.6 billion plan, dubbed the “Dental Insurance Guarantee” is getting a big push from a new type of insurance, which it will be offering to consumers for the first time.
Aetna announced the plan on Wednesday that will include dental coverage for those over the age of 55 and will cost $1.99 per month.
Aetanet plans to offer the dental coverage starting at $1 million per year.
The company says it plans to make the dental insurance available to the public in 2019 and states it will provide coverage to those over 65.
It is offering a free dental exam to consumers who want to get covered.
A $1 billion plan would also be available to people with health insurance.
A total of 2.2 million consumers will be covered under the plan, according to the company.