Health insurance plans including Medicare, Medicare Advantage plans (Tribute, United Healthcare, etc), and Medicaid offer excellent coverage for exams. In the vast majority of cases, eye exams are fully covered, and there is no out of pocket expenses to the resident.
Eyeglasses Insurance Coverage
Medicaid provides coverage for the entire cost for eyeglasses once per year for residents, including coverage for bifocals.
Tribute provides coverage for the entire cost of eyeglasses once per year, including coverage for bifocals, trifocals, progressive (no-line) lenses, and transitions lenses.
Private pay residents will incur an out of pocket expense should they choose to pick out glasses. The cost will be approved by the family or responsibly party prior to ordering the glasses.
Please feel free to contact our staff, should you have a specific question regarding cost or billing.