Vision Insurance

(State and higher education employees | retirees enrolled in the state’s retiree group health plan and receiving a monthly pension from the Tennessee Consolidated Retirement System based on own service or participating in a higher education optional retirement plan | local education and local government employees if employing agency offers the state group vision insurance plan)

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EyeMed
855.779.5046
Mon.-Sat., 7 a.m.–10 p.m. CT, Sun. 10 a.m.–7 p.m. CT
eyemed.com/stateoftn

Members pay the full monthly premium. You’ll save money when using in-network providers.

Click here for a 2023 comparison of the plans’ benefits.

Visit eyemed.com/stateoftn to search for an in-network provider near you.

Click here to see the 2023 premium rates, and go to Other Insurance Coverages – Vision.

Find the EyeMed handbook by clicking on Publications and Vision Insurance.

Choose from two vision insurance options, the Basic Plan or Expanded Plan.

All members in both vision plans get:
•        Routine eye exam every calendar year
•        Choice of eyeglass lenses or contact lenses once every calendar year
•        Low vision evaluation and aids available once every two calendar years

Basic Plan: Pays for your eye exam after you pay a $10 copay and provides various allowances, or dollar amounts for materials such as eyeglass frames and contact lenses.

Expanded Plan: Free routine eye exam annually. Includes greater allowances versus the Basic Plan.
•   Frames available once every calendar year.

In both plans:
•        You pay copays or the cost above the allowance (the dollar amount paid by the plan)
•        Some allowances and copays are changing in both plans.
•        Discounts may be available for select materials, such as an additional complete pair of glasses, non-prescription items, hearing aids and LASIK. Review eyemed.com/stateoftn for discounts and offers.

NOTE:  A complete description of the benefits, provisions, conditions, limitations and exclusions for the EyeMed Vision Basic and Expanded plans will be included in the Fidelity Security Life Insurance Company’s respective Certificate of Insurance. If any discrepancies exist between the information listed above and the certificate of insurance, the certificate of insurance will govern. We recommend you review these documents. The documents are available at www.tn.gov/partnersforhealth/publications/publications.

 

2022 Davis Vision Coverage Information (The Davis Vision contract with the state of Tennessee expires 12/31/2022.)

For 2022 coverage, the state offers two voluntary vision options through Davis Vision (insured by HM Life Insurance Company). Members pay the full monthly premium.

Click here for a 2022 comparison of the plans' benefits.

Click here to see the 2022 vision premium rates.

 

Davis Vision
800.208.6404
Monday - Friday, 7 a.m.-10 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a,m.-3 p.m. CT
Basic Client Code: 8155
Expanded Client Code: 8156
davisvision.com/stateoftn

You can choose from two vision options:

Basic Plan
Pays for your eye exam and various allowances, or dollar amounts, for materials such as eyeglass frames, lenses and contact lenses.

Expanded Plan
Includes greater allowances and additional materials versus the Basic Plan.

With both plans, you pay copays and coinsurance on materials or other services when the cost exceeds the allowed dollar amount.

In-network and out-of-network benefits are available. You'll save money when visiting a provider in Davis Vision’s network.

It’s important to check the network for your provider and other providers in your area. You can look for your provider by going to davisvision.com/stateoftn.

Both plans offer the same services, including:
·         Routine eye exam once every calendar year
·         Frames once every two calendar years
·         Choice of eyeglass lenses or contact lenses once every calendar year
·         Discount on LASIK/refractive surgery
·         Discount on hearing aids (includes free hearing exam) through Your Hearing Network
·         Additional benefits and options are available.

For questions about 2022 vision insurance, visit davisvision.com/stateoftn. To review benefits for the plans, use these plan codes:
·         Basic Client Code: 8155
·         Expanded Client Code: 8156

Note: If you receive vision services and materials that exceed the covered benefit, you will be responsible for paying the difference for the actual services and materials you receive.

NOTE:  A complete description of the benefits, provisions, conditions, limitations and exclusions for the Davis Vision Basic and Expanded plans will be included in the HM Life Insurance Company’s respective Certificate of Insurance. If any discrepancies exist between the information listed above and the certificate of insurance, the certificate of insurance will govern. We recommend you review these documents. The documents are available at www.tn.gov/partnersforhealth/publications/publications