You may elect vision care coverage offered through United Healthcare Vision, which has retail locations throughout the metro Atlanta area. It is a 100% employee sponsored program. There are two options:
- Materials Only
- Exam and Materials
You can go online to print ID cards by visiting http://www.myuhcvision.com .
- Click here, to go to United Healthcare Vision Georgia Participating Provider Directory.
Please refer to the 2013 Employee Benefits Booklet for more plan details.
Out of Network Claim Process
If a member goes to an out of network provider they can complete the attached Out-of-Network Claim Form and submit the form with their detailed receipt, from their provider and they may receive a check for out of network reimbursement. The receipt should show the individual cost for exam, contacts, or frames, lenses for glasses, etc.
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 United Healthcare Vision plan during the annual open enrollment period.
Is the vision plan an HMO?
Yes, the vision plan is an HMO. Participants can only use the providers listed on the United Healthcare website.