Vision coverage for Standard and High Option members

Keep your vision health a priority with Connection Vision powered by EyeMed.


Whether you have current vision correction needs or you are interested in annual exams, GEHA offers vision coverage for no additional premium.^

(If you are a GEHA High Deductible Health Plan member, click Vision Benefits for HDHP members for information on your vision benefits.)

GEHA’s Connection Vision offers you savings on lenses, frames, and specialty items such as tints, scratch coating, and polycarbonate lenses.  Members also receive savings on LASIK at participating US Laser Network locations.

With Connection Vision, you have access to one of the nation’s largest networks of independent eye doctors, and regional and national retail providers including LensCrafters, Pearle Vision, Sears Optical, Target Optical, and JCPenney Optical.

If you are looking for claim, provider or plan information, sign into your GEHA web account or contact EyeMed Member Services at 877.808.8538.

Vision pricing options for you and your family

Vision options                                What you pay at EyeMed locations
 Eye examinationsOne per person every calendar year
Covered in full after $5 copay in network, up to a $45 allowance for an out-of-network provider 
 FramesAny available frame at in-network provider location60% of the retail price
Standard eyeglass lenses (pair)Plastic single visionUp to $50
 Plastic bifocalUp to $70
 Plastic trifocalUp to $105
 Progressive lensUp to $135
Premium eyeglass lenses (pair) Progressive lens80% of the retail price
 Eyeglass lens options

UV treatment, tint (solid and gradient), standard plastic scratch coating

$15

 Standard polycarbonate$40
 Standard anti-reflective coating$45
 Photochromatic/transitions plastic, premium anti-reflective, other add-ons80% of the retail price
Contact lensesConventional85% of the retail price
 DisposableFull retail price
Additional pairsEyeglasses (complete pair)

60% of the retail price

 Contacts (conventional lenses)85% of the retail price

 

Frames, lens and lens option discounts apply only when purchasing a complete pair of eyeglasses. There is no limit on the number of discounted glasses or contacts you can purchase each year.

You will need to pay for out-of-network services in full at the time of service, and submit an out-of-network claim form along with a copy of the itemized bill for reimbursement to the following address:

EyeMed Vision Care
Attn: OON Claims
P.O. Box 8504
Mason, OH 45040-7111

Vision coverage information

Upon enrolling in a GEHA medical plan, you will receive a vision ID card from EyeMed and a Connection Vision brochure with a detailed overview of your Connection Vision benefits. If you are looking for claim, provider or plan information, sign into your GEHA web account and click the My Vision Account button or contact EyeMed Member Services at 877.808.8538.

You will need to pay for out-of-network services in full at the time of service, and submit an out-of-network claim form (PDF) along with a copy of the itemized bill for reimbursement and the primary coverage EOB to the following address:

EyeMed Vision Care
Attn: OON Claims
P.O. Box 8504
Mason, OH 45040-7111

To use your vision discount, start by locating a provider.