Offering employees Vision insurance through VSP® Vision Care, that includes a comprehensive eye exam, is important because VSP providers can detect signs of chronic health conditions, such as diabetes and high blood pressure, before costly symptoms arise. Research shows that an eye exam can help provide early detection of major health issues.1
Americans wear contacts.3
of diabetes related vision loss could be prevented by getting an annual eye exam.1
of adults report experiencing symptoms of digital eye strain such as blurred vision or headaches.4
Coverage for an eye exam and discounts for materials
Employer paid coverage for an eye exam and an option for employees to purchase coverage for materials
Coverage for an eye exam and materials
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VSP is a registered trademark of Vision Service Plan.
1. https://www.diabetes.org/diabetes/eye-health (accessed 04/22)
2. Zelis as of April 2022
3. https://www.cdc.gov/contactlenses/fast-facts.html (accessed 04/26/22)
4. “2021 Update: Computer Vision Syndrome”, April 25, 2021 on optometrists.org.
5. Individual vision plans are issued by Vision Service Plan. Sun Life may receive a promotional advertising fee from VSP for individual plans purchased through this link.
This vision plan does not provide coverage for pediatric vision health services that satisfies the requirement for “minimum essential coverage” as defined by The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (“PPACA”).
Group insurance policies are underwritten by Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada (Wellesley Hills, MA) in all states, except New York, under Policy Form Series 15-GP-01 and 16-VIS-C-01. In New York, group insurance policies are underwritten by Sun Life and Health Insurance Company (U.S.) (Lansing, MI) under Policy Form Series 15-GP-01 and 16-VIS-C-01. Product offerings may not be available in all states and may vary depending on state laws and regulations.
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