Talent Development and Human Resources

Vision Benefits

VSP (Vision Service Plan) is the administrator of the University’s vision program.   By registering on VSP Member Website, members can:

  • Review benefits information
  • Find vision care providers
  • Review other plan documents

Employee may contact VSP Member Services by calling 800.877.7195.

 


 

1.   Find a VSP Doctor  

Use this webpage to search VSP contracted providers.  Be sure to select “VSP Signature” as the doctor network.

2.    Member Summary

This document provides a summary of the vision plan including copay information, benefit maximums, and laser vision correction (LASIK) discounts.

3.   Claim Form

This documents is to complete by the member when requesting re-imbursement for vision a non-VSP provider.

4.  Evidence of Coverage

This is the official plan document which governs eligibility, covered services, excluded services, appeals and other benefit information.

5.  General Information about HIPAA

The HIPAA Privacy Regulations place limitations upon covered entities' use of "protected health information" (PHI). Protected health information is information that is individually identifiable and that relates to an individual's past, present, or future medical condition or treatment. The Privacy Regulations also create or formalize several rights members in a health plan have regarding their health information.

 



2011 Medical Plan Information, including Dental, Vision and other components

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