USG provides vision coverage through EyeMed. Its provider network includes top national retail chains, such as LensCrafters®, Sears OpticalSM, Target Optical®, JCPenney Optical® and many Pearle Vision® locations. Most employees have access to local, in-network providers.
Here are the features of your vision benefit option:
|**Single vision lens**||$25 copay||$40|
|**Frame contribution**||$150 allowance||$58|
|**Contact lenses**||$150 allowance||$130|
|**Medically necessary contact lenses**||Paid in full||$210|
As you can see, you’ll receive greater benefits when you use in-network providers and retailers. You’ll find plenty of providers to choose from athttp://www.eyemed.com or by calling 1-866-800-5457.
Please refer to the 2014 Employee Benefits Booklet for more plan details.
Vision Care FAQs
What is the effective date of my vision coverage?
Your vision coverage is effective the first of the month following your submission of the enrollment form.
Do I have another opportunity to enroll in vision coverage if I do not complete my benefits election form within the first 31 days of employment?
Yes, you can enroll in the Vision plan during the annual open enrollment period.