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Copyright Schaeffer Eye Center. For definitions of unfamiliar terms, see our Glossary of Vision Insurance Terms. Once you understand your benefits and know which providers you can use, you are ready to make an appointment for an eye exam.
Click here to find an eye doctor near you. When you make your appointment, be prepared to supply the optometrist or ophthalmologist with the name of your vision insurance company, the name of the plan under which you are covered, and your I. Insurance coverage is on the rise in American families, yet many parents neglect to use it to get eye exams for themselves and their children.
According to VisionWatch's Parent-Child Vision Care Study, nearly 60 percent of surveyed parents reported being covered by health insurance in January — an increase compared with surveys conducted in and Many more parents also reported that they participate in an MSA or FSA tax-deferred health plan and have additional supplemental insurance. Unfortunately, having insurance doesn't always translate into putting it to use.
As it turns out, insurance coverage has very little influence on the frequency or history of eye exams among children in the United States — even among those with vision care coverage. In the survey, about 37 percent of parents with children living at home reported that their kids had never received an eye exam. This is because your eye doctor might need to obtain pre-authorization from your vision insurance company before performing your exam.