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LIBERTY Awarded Florida Medicaid Statewide Dental Plan Contract


LIBERTY is pleased to announce that on June 28, 2018, the Florida Agency
for Health Care Administration (AHCA) published its Notice of Intent to
Award a Florida Medicaid Statewide Dental Plan Contract to LIBERTY
Dental Plan of Florida, Inc. LIBERTY will be one of three dental plan
administrators serving approximately 3.4 million Medicaid recipient
children and adults enrolled throughout the State of Florida.

Dental services will begin during a three-phase roll out beginning
December 1, 2018 in Medicaid regions 9, 10, and 11. The second phase
will begin January 1, 2019 in regions 5, 6, 7, and 8. The final phase
will begin February 1, 2019 in regions 1, 2, 3, and 4.

"On behalf of our organization, we are honored and proud to have been
selected by the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration to help
the State of Florida administer this important program for Florida
recipients and their families," said Dr. Amir Neshat, Founder and CEO.
"We will build upon 18 years of national experience, including 5 years
of Medicaid experience in Florida, to improve the quality and
accessibility of oral health care for our members. We also look forward
to working closely with our dental provider partners across the Sunshine


LIBERTY Dental Plan was founded and is led by a dentist and administers
full dental administrative services to over 4.1 million members in
public and commercial programs in 50 states including approximately 2.8
million Medicaid members in Texas, California, Florida, Illinois,
Nevada, New Jersey, and New York.

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