BlueShield of Northeastern New York

Vision

BlueShield of Northeastern New York offers a network of vision providers, and vision benefits, to make sure you are seeing and looking your best.

 

 

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Browse through our search tool and find a vision provider located near you. 

 

 

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Looking for new glasses?

 

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Shop for your next pair in the comfort of your own home. Download the glasses.com app to virtually try on your new glasses.

 

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Vision Benefits

*These benefits are not an all-inclusive list of vision services. The benefits listed below are available for adults only and vary by plan. Pediatric vision benefits are separate. Please call Customer Service (800) 544-BLUE (2583) for a complete list of services and costs.

 

 

Discount Vision Member Cost

Affinity Discount Member Cost

HMO 100 Plus Member Cost

HMO 200 Plus Member Cost

Comprehensive Rider Member Cost

Exam

15% off*

Copay applies

Copay applies

Copay applies

Copay applies

Frames

35% off*

 

up to 20% discount depending on provider

 

 

Up to $70 retail

 

$40

 

Fashion Frame - $20
Designer Frame - $35
Premiere Frame - $45

Fashion Frame - $0
Designer Frame - $0
Premiere Frame - $25

Above $70 retail

 

$40 copay plus 10% of amount

$40 allowance towards first purchase, additional purchases 0% discount

Fashion Frame - $20
Designer Frame - $35
Premiere Frame - $45

Fashion Frame - $0
Designer Frame - $0
Premiere Frame - $25

Single Vision Plastic Lenses

$45

$35

$0

$0

$0

Disposable Contact Lenses

15% off*

10% discount off retail, formulary does not apply

Balance over $40

$60 copay for 2 boxes, formulary does not apply

Balance over $40

Laser Vision Correction

25% off* or 5% off promotional price, whichever is lowest

Up to 25% off* or 5% off promotional price whichever is lowest

Up to 25% off* or 5% off promotional price whichever is lowest

Not covered

Up to 25% off* or 5% off promotional price whichever is lowest

**Call the Customer Service phone number on the back of your card for a complete list of covered Vision benefits

*Discount is off provider's usual and customary fees

Coverage available

*Discount is off provider's usual and customary fees

Coverage available

*Discount is off provider's usual and customary fees

Coverage available

*Discount is off provider's usual and customary fees

Coverage available

*Discount is off provider's usual and customary fees

Coverage available

 

Included on all Standard Plans for adult members:

Platinum Standard
Gold Standard
Silver Standard
Bronze Standard
Healthy New York (Small group only)

Included on all Non-Standard plans upon renewal in 2017 (adult members only)

Excluded on all Standard Plans upon renewal in 2017 (adult members only)

Available to large groups

Select large groups only

Select large groups only

Available to large groups only

Note: Large group plans include coverage for pediatric and adult members.

Frequently Used Tools

>Find a Doctor or Facility

>Find a Pharmacy or Prescription Drug

>Find a Lab

>Find a Vision Provider

>Find a Dental Provider

>View the Medicare Provider and Pharmacy Directory
 

*If you would like a copy of the provider directory mailed to you please call customer service at 1-800-329-2792, TTY 711. We are available Oct. 1 - Feb. 14, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., 7 days a week, Feb. 15 - Sept. 30, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Mon. - Fri.

 


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