Top 5 Best Places to Work: Delta Dental of Arkansas


Top 5 Best Places to Work: Delta Dental of Arkansas

Delta Dental of Arkansas, the largest dental benefits provider in the state of Arkansas, works to provide its employees with great benefits, and sets a great example for its employees by giving back generously to the community.

Each year, Delta Dental of Arkansas contributes more than $1 million to support programs designed to improve the oral health of Arkansans. More than 2,000 people were treated over the course of one weekend in Jonesboro this year during the annual Arkansas Mission of Mercy event. Dentists, Delta Dental employees and others volunteered to provide free dental care for adults and children.

Delta Dental of Arkansas
Home: Sherwood
Employees: 200
Industry Type: Healthcare, Insurance/Services

Delta Dental prides itself on not raising the employee premium cost of the employee or family medical/dental and vision plans in three years. The company’s medical plan has a $15 co-pay and does not require a primary doctor referral to any specialists.

Delta Dental has implemented a new Communication 101 class available to all employees to focus on how best to communicate with coworkers to succeed in their role. A course on Emotional Intelligence is also offered. The company offers a career class where employees learn about resume preparation and how to interview for internal positions.