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Considering the unique visual needs of every person, our experts can help you find a plan with options that make sense for your members.
Vision Care Exams
Vision care examinations are vital to maintaining good visual health. Including a vision care exam in benefits packages may reduce medical costs. According to the American Optometric Association, the recommended examination frequency for children and adults are as follows:
|Patient Age||Examination Interval|
|Low Risk||Contact Lens Wearer or At Risk for Ocular Disease|
– 2 years
|At 6 to 12 months of age||At 6 to 12 months of age or as recommended|
|3 – 5 years||At least once between 3 and 5 years of age||At least once between 3 and 5 years of age or as recommended|
|6 – 18 years||Before first grade and annually thereafter||Before first grade and annually thereafter, or as recommended|
|18 – 39 years||At least every two years||At least annually, or as recommended|
|40 – 64 years||At least every two years||At least annually, or as recommended|
|65 and older||Annually||At least annually, or as recommended|
*The information contained above is intended to be educational in nature, does not constitute medical advice and should not be relied on as a substitute for actual professional medical advice, care or treatment. If you have any vision, dental or other health related concerns, VBA encourages you to immediately contact your optometrist/ophthalmologist, dentist/orthodontist or any other competent, licensed, medical professional.
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Elective Contact Lenses
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Optional Covered Materials
Looking to offer more? VBA gives your clients the flexibility to include additional options like progressive lenses, photochromic lenses and anti-reflective coatings fully-covered.