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Dental and Vision Insurance

AFSCME 800-325-5214

IBPO 800-641-0700

AFT Massachusetts Maintainers* (Alicare) 800-338-4330

Faculty Federation* (Alicare) 800-338-4330

ESU* (Alicare) 800-338-4330

* There is an on-campus rep/contact person for FAC FED & ESU union dental:

Stacey Alzaibak

Non-Unit Dental Benefits

Dental coverage is available to all non-unit benefited employees, their spouses, and dependents up to age 26. Coverage is effective on the first of the month following 60 calendar days of employment. There is also a free vision discount plan included. The premiums are as follows:

  • $22.80/month for individual coverage
  • $45.60/month for family coverage

The Dental benefits are provided through a group policy issued to the BHE Non-Unit Health and Welfare Fund by Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MetLife). Group Number is 105385.  For more information, go to: or call Health Plans, Inc. at 877-906-5939.

Forms and Documentation

The Network

You may go to any dentist, however, to find a participating in-network dentist, please visit the MetLife Website, (enter company name: DHE Non-Unit).