Eye care benefits provide you and your family with access to quality vision care. Through Benelect, you have two plans and several coverage levels from which to choose.

Vision Service Plan (VSP)

VSP provides private practice quality with retail choice and convenience at 39,000 locations nationwide. Nearly 90 percent of VSP’s network is open for early morning, evening and/or weekend appointments with 24-hour on-call availability.

Union Eye Care Center Inc.

Union Eye Care provides an annual eye examination, lenses and frames or contact lenses through any Union Eye Care location. Eye examinations are available through doctors at Union Eye Care, ophthalmologists at University Hospitals Eye Institute and University Eye Care and Surgery locations. The plan also allows discounts of 25 to 45 percent on eyeglasses and 10 to 20 percent on contact lenses through network providers. Out-of-network benefit reimbursements also are available.

Vision Coverage Level

As with medical and dental, you have coverage categories from which to choose:

  • Employee
  • Employee + Child(ren)
  • Employee + Spouse (Equivalent)
  • Employee + Family

Waive Vision Coverage

If you already have eye care or do not want vision coverage, you may waive vision coverage through Benelect.