Consumer Guide to Vision Insurance
Vision insurance and discount plans can significantly lower your cost of eye care and prescription eyewear. This section helps you compare vision insurance plans, understand Medicare and Medicaid vision benefits, and know how to use your vision insurance.
Browse the list of articles below to find answers to commonly asked questions, or start by reading our What Is Vision Insurance? article.
Defined Contribution Plans Reduce Eye Care Costs
Learn how cafeteria plans, flex plans, HRAs and health savings plans can save you money on your eye care.
- Learn how Optometry Giving Sight helps 670 million people to see again
- Enjoy the lowest out-of-pocket cost of any vision plan. Save about $200 a year
Understanding Provider Networks and Vision Insurance Plans
Understand how vision insurance plans use networks of providers for services such as eye exams, and learn the difference between plans that provide benefits or discounts.
Vision Insurance Providers
View a list of companies that offer vision insurance plans and discounts on vision care provided by regional and nationwide networks of eye doctors.
What Is Vision Insurance?
Vision insurance is an optional health policy that entitles you to specific eye care and eyewear benefits defined in the policy. Learn more, including the costs of vision insurance coverage.
[Page updated March 2015]