Dental Plan

The CAHPS Dental Plan Survey asks patients to report on their experiences with care and services from a dental plan, the dentists, and their staff.

Read about the Dental Plan Survey

The Dental Plan Survey is a standardized questionnaire for adult enrollees in dental plans. This survey was developed for the TRICARE dental plan, but has been adapted for other uses.

Get the Dental Plan Survey and Instructions

You can download the following documents for the Dental Plan Survey:

  • The questionnaire for adults.
  • SAS®-based analysis programs and instructions for analyzing survey results.
  • Guidance on reporting survey results.

For additional guidance, users of this survey can consult the instructions available for the Health Plan Surveys at: Get Health Plan Surveys and Instructions. Please contact the CAHPS Help Line at or 1-800-492-9261 for help in adapting these instructions to the Dental Plan Survey.

Page last reviewed March 2016
Page originally created October 2011
Internet Citation: Dental Plan. Content last reviewed March 2016. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD.