EyeMed is a national network of 78,000 vision care providers with many choices including independent providers and major retail chains, such as LensCrafters, Sears Optical, JC Penney Optical, Pearle Vision, America's Best and MyEyeDr. The plan is designed to encourage members to maintain their vision through regular eye examinations and to help with vision care expenses for required glasses or contact lenses.
EyeMed covers routine eye exams, frames, and lenses or contact lenses. Members may use network or non-network opticians, optometrists and ophthalmologists. Three options are available on a plan year basis, all requiring a $10 in-network co-pay. The plan year begins January 1st.
Low Option - An eye exam every plan year and frames, lenses or contact lenses every two plan years.
Moderate Option - An eye exam and lenses or contact lenses every plan year and frames every two plan years.
High Option - An eye exam, frames and lenses or contact lenses every plan year. ***Under the High Option Plan the following lens enhancements are covered in full; you pay $0.00: Standard anti-reflective coating, standard progressive lenses, tints (solid/gradient) and photochromic/transition lenses). You can use your frame allowance and contact lens allowance in the same benefit year (January 1 - December 31).
To find out more about the services provided, go to visit EyeMed.