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Your VSP Vision Benefits Summary

Effective January 1, 2014, the AlaskaCare Standard Vision Plan will be eliminated and all AlaskaCare employee plan members and their families will now enjoy exclusive VSP coverage for their vision benefits.


The below amounts represent your coverage with VSP doctors and affiliate providers. Coverage with a retail chain affilitate may be different. Visit Vsp.com for details.

WellVision Exam

This exam focuses on your eyes (imagine that!) and overall wellness.

  • Copay: $10
  • Frequency: Every calendar year

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Your Prescription Glasses Benefit

  • Copay: $25
  • Frequency: See frame and lenses below
Frame
  • $130 allowance for a wide selection of frames
  • 20% off amount over your allowance
  • $70 allowance at Costco
Copay: Included in prescription glasses copay
Frequency: Every other calendar year
Lenses
  • Single vision, lined bifocal, and lined trifocal lenses
  • Polycarbonate lenses for dependent children
Copay: Included in prescription glasses copay
Frequency: Every calendar year
Lens Options
  • Anti-reflective coating (covered in full)
  • Polycarbonate lenses (covered in full)
  • Progressive lenses (covered in full)
  • Scratch-resistant coating (covered in full)
  • Average 35-40% off other lens options
Copay: $0
Frequency: Every calendar year

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Contact Lenses

Contacts instead of glasses
  • $130 allowance for contacts; copay does not apply
  • Contact lens exam (fitting and evaluation)
Copay: Up to $60
Frequency: Every calendar year

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Diabetic Eyecare Plus Program

Services related to diabetic eye disease, glaucoma and age-related macular degeneration (AMD). Retinal screening for eligible members with diabetes. Limitations and coordination with medical coverage may apply. Ask your VSP doctor for details.

  • Copay: $20
  • Frequency: As needed

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