Plans and Providers
This program is administered
by the Managed Risk Medical Insurance Board (MRMIB).
Frequently Asked Questions about Dental and Vision Plans
|The information on this chart was provided by each plan.||EyeMed Vision Care||SafeGuard Vision||Vision Service Plan|
|What is the maximum length of time between requesting an appointment and being seen for a routine annual vision exam? (in weeks)||2 Weeks||4 Weeks||4 Weeks|
|Can members see a medical doctor (Ophthalmologist) for annual eye examinations?||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Total number of HFP members *||95,886||129,523||637,886|
|Does the plan require its members to use Binding Arbitration to resolve disputes? **||No||No||Yes|
|If yes, does the Binding Arbitration include Medical Malpractice?||No||No||No|
* This number represents the insurance plan's membership as of January 1, 2011.
** To get additional information about each insurance plan's dispute resolution provisions, call the plan or refer to the plan's Disclosure Form and Evidence of Coverage booklet, which is available upon request from each health plan.
NOTE: These summaries are for information only. This is not a contract. For a detailed and precise statement of benefits and exclusions, please refer to you Evidence of Coverage/Certificate of Insurance.