June 16, 2022

DDKS Call Center Recognized as National Center of Excellence

We are pleased to announce that our Customer Service Center has been recognized as a Benchmark Portal Certified Center of Excellence. The Center of Excellence recognition is one of the most prestigious awards in the customer service industry, demonstrating our superior customer care to our stakeholders. Center of Excellence recipients rank in the top 10% of call centers nationwide.

“Our team works hard to earn customer trust and loyalty every single day. They are deeply committed to helping improve the health of every member we serve by providing a personalized and superior customer experience. This certification is a result of their incredible dedication to deliver superior customer service. I am incredibly proud of our team whose exceptional results are the reason for earning this amazing recognition,” said Dean Newton, President & CEO.

Through the certification process, certified call center experts conducted a 4-month audit to verify our customer service team’s key performance indicators and performance. DDKS’ performance and metrics were measured against the best practices of companies across the country using the world’s largest database of call center performance metrics. The call center experts evaluated our training program and interviewed employees about our work environment, culture, and customer service philosophy. DDKS is proud to have met and surpassed these rigorous standards.


About Delta Dental of Kansas

Delta Dental of Kansas' mission is to expand healthcare access for everyone by offering affordable, consumer-focused benefits, reduced healthcare costs and exceptional service to employers and individuals. Our focus has led to an industry-leading 98%+ satisfaction rating among consumers, employers and brokers as measured by an independent third party.

The foundation of our success is our incredible employees who work hard every day to provide exceptional service to our stakeholders. We strive to provide a positive company culture through employee empowerment, transparent communication, encouraged collaboration, a focus on overall wellbeing, and connection opportunities. We have been recognized nationally and locally as a Best Places to Work, as National Company of the Year for insurance, as a No. 1 Healthiest Employer and Innovative Company of the Year.