September 11, 2023
Health IT | Tea Leaves
  • Cigna has launched a new tool allowing its members to use their smartphones to check for dental health issues, including gum disease and cavities. The insurer announced Thursday morning that the online service, which is backed by, will be available for free. It offers guided steps for members to take five photos of their teeth and mouth, which will be analyzed by the SmartScan technology and reviewed by a Cigna network dentist. The tool will give members an oral health score and personalized dental care tips. It will also identify any concerns and connect the user with virtual or in-person treatment follow-ups. (Article here)