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Wisconsin Vision Eye Doctors Accept BlueCross BlueShield Insurance
Optometrists at Wisconsin Vision take BlueCross BlueShield vision insurance at all of our eye care centers statewide. As in-network BlueCross BlueShield vision providers, we’ll help you get the most value out of your benefits.
BlueCross BlueShield vision benefits
BlueCross BlueShield offers several different vision plans for individuals and employers, each with different benefits. All BCBS vision benefits include coverage for:
The cost of copays, allowance amounts, and whether your allowance for frames is yearly or every other year, depends on which plan you have. For all plans, you can choose to use benefits for eyeglass lenses OR contact lenses each calendar year.
Who does BlueCross BlueShield use for vision?
In Wisconsin, BlueCross BlueShield vision plans are administered by EyeMed Vision Care. Our eye doctors are all EyeMed in-network vision providers, so you can use your BCBS or EyeMed benefits at any Wisconsin Vision location.
Does BlueCross BlueShield cover eye exams?
BCBS vision coverage includes benefits for a yearly comprehensive eye exam. The copay amount can vary depending on which plan you have. You can use your BCBS eye exam benefits at any Wisconsin Vision location.
How much does BlueCross BlueShield cover for eyeglasses?
How much coverage is available for eyeglasses (including frames, lenses, and lens treatments) varies by plan. Most BCBS vision plans include an annual or biannual frame allowance, and a copay for standard optical lenses. If you want to upgrade your lenses or add treatments (anti-glare, blue light blocking, etc) there may be additional copays or out-of-pocket costs. We’re happy to check your BCBS vision benefits for you and explain what’s covered.
Does BlueCross BlueShield cover contact lenses?
BlueCross BlueShield vision plans typically include a yearly allowance for contact lenses. The amount varies depending on which plan you have. Members must choose between using eyeglass lens benefits OR contact lens benefits each calendar year.
How to use BlueCross BlueShield vision insurance
The way insurance plans and policies are worded can make it hard to understand what’s covered and where to start. At Wisconsin Vision, we make it easy to use your BlueCross BlueShield vision insurance.
- Choose a Wisconsin Vision location
- Call or visit the store with your insurance info handy
- We’ll check your benefits and answer your questions
We also make it easy to manage out-of-pocket costs associated with your vision care. CareCredit, FSA (flexible spending accounts) and HSA (health savings accounts) are accepted at all our stores.
Find a BlueCross BlueShield vision provider in Wisconsin
Wisconsin Vision eye doctors accept BlueCross BlueShield vision insurance at all 26 of our locations, making it easy to find a BlueCross BlueShield vision provider in Wisconsin’s largest metro areas: