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Resolution RS2019-1816

A resolution approving a dental provider service agreement between The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, and DENTAQUEST USA Insurance Company, Inc. to allow the Metropolitan Public Health Department to become an in-network provider with TennCare EPSDT Dental Services.

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Public Health Department is a provider of professional healthcare services; and,

WHEREAS, DENTAQUEST USA Insurance Company, Inc. issues and administers benefit plans covering the provision of healthcare services to individuals eligible to receive covered services under a TennCare benefit plan; and,

WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Public Health Department and DENTAQUEST USA Insurance Compnay, Inc. desire to enter into this dental provider service agreement for the Metropolitan Public Health Department to provide healthcare services to individuals eligible to receive covered services under a TennCare benefit plan; and,

WHEREAS, it is to the benefit of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this dental provider service agreement be approved.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1. That the dental provider service agreement between DENTAQUEST USA Insurance Company, Inc. and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide healthcare services to individuals eligible to receive covered services under a TennCare benefit plan, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.

Section 2. That this resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Erica Gilmore, Russ Pulley

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Legislative History

Referred toHealth, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee

IntroducedJuly 16, 2019

AdoptedJuly 16, 2019

ApprovedJuly 17, 2019

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 07/26/2019 10:06 AM