About Saint Mary's
Vision Care Benefit
Effective April 1, 2017, the program provides for coverage of 100% of eligible expenses for the following:
|Eye exams||One eye exam every 24 consecutive months|
|lenses, frames when prescribed by a licensed optometrist or opthamologist, excluding safety glasses, sunglasses, or glasses for cosmetic purposes||overall maximum eligible expense of $200 per participant in any 24 consecutive months
twelve consecutive months for participants under age 18.
|contact lenses - required due to disease or surgery - where sight can be improved to a level of 20/40 but not to the same level by eyeglass lenses||$200 maximum eligible expense per participant in any 24 consecutive months|
Note that participants are eligible for reimbursement for both glasses and contact lenses - if contact lenses are required for the reasons stated.