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How ILUSTRA Can Benefit Your Organization | ILUSTRA

 

Leveraging the ILUSTRA Opportunity  

Understanding the link between oral health and overall health 

Impact your high cost population

Up to 86% of healthcare costs are related to conditions associated with inflammation1

Inflammatory-mediated diseases are underdiagnosed and undermanaged2,3,4,5

Uncover and risk stratify high risk populations to impact the onset and severity of chronic diseases

IL-1 driven inflammation identifies people at risk for severe periodontal disease due to overproduction of inflammation

Save on healthcare costs by optimizing your existing dental benefit

  • Up to 8% annual savings on Corporate Medical Plans through effective management of inflammation with targeted dental care.
  • In patients who had their periodontal disease treated:
    • 39% reduction in medical costs and hospitalizations in the following years
    • 73% reduction in medical costs and hospitalization associated with adverse pregnancy outcomes

References

  1. Jeffcoat M, Jeffcoat R, et al. Impact of Periodontal Therapy on General Health Evidence from Insurance Data for Five Systemic Conditions. American Journal of Preventative Medicine 2014;47(2):166-174. (2014).
  2. National Center for Health Statistics; Health, US 2015 Report: www.cdc.gov/nchs/hus.htm
  3. Eke P, Dye, B et al. Update on Prevalence of Periodontitis in Adults in the United States: NHANES 2009 to 2013. Journal of Periodontology; May 2015, Vol.86, No. 5: 611-622.
  4. Menke A, Casagrande S, et al. Prevalence of and Trends in Diabetes Among Adults in the United State, 1988-2012. JAMA; 2015;314(10):1021-1029.
  5. CDC National Health Interview Survey, 2014.