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Vision Insurance - EyeMed

EyeMed Vision offers comprehensive coverage, including eye exams and discounts on eyewear, with open access to see any eye care provider, you can see the one who is right for you.  When you elect medical coverage through Medical Mutual or Anthem, you are automatically enrolled for vision coverage at the same level of coverage as your medical election (single or family).  EyeMed Vision provides access to more than 37,000 independent practitioner, and optical retail providers at more than 17,000 locations nationwide. Retail locations include Lens Crafters, Pearle Optical, Sears Optical, Target Optical, JC Penney Optical, ContactsDirect.com and Glasses.com.

What's new for 2017?

3D options are available online through EyeMed. You can now order contacts lenses and glasses using 3D virtual try-on app. Use your in-network vision benefits for this transaction. To purchase contacts or lenses, you’ll need a valid prescription from within the last 12 months. Your contact lenses will ship for free, once the prescription is verified.

Also two new in-network and online providers, ContactsDirect.com and Glasses.com have partnered with EyeMed Vision to bring even more convenience and discounts to you.