Health Care

Vision Plan

Aetna Vision Preferred, administered by EyeMed, is a vision coverage option available to you and your eligible dependents. The plan provides:

Your Plan Options

Participants in the Aetna vision plan have two options of vision coverage (High or Low) from which they can choose. If participants use an Aetna provider, they will have less out-of-pocket expenses. If participants do not use an Aetna provider they will need to file a claim form and be reimbursed for their expenses. Once enrolled you can view your Vision Summaries for additional details. These summaries explain the vision options available for participants in the high or low OPERS vision plans. Participants enrolling in a vision plan pay the entire premium for their coverage.

Other Features

In addition to the vision coverage the Aetna Vision Preferred plan offers, participants also enjoy additional features including:

Aetna Plan Coverage

Coverage is available for lenses and frames -- OR -- contact lenses, but not both. The low and high option plans will reimburse a fixed amount for covered services according to the following schedule:

Vision Health and You

Set your sights on the future and schedule regular eye exams. Aetna Vision Preferred, administered by EyeMed, offers comprehensive eye exams which can help identify signs of serious conditions such as cataracts and glaucoma. Eye exams can also help detect early signs of high blood pressure, diabetes and many other health conditions.

For more information about vision wellness, visit Aetna Vision and EyeMed.

Source: Eyesight on Wellness - Make a Date for Your Eyes: Your Annual Exam