Vision Benefit

$0 Copay Routine Eye Exam

From Preferred Provider*

An annual eye exam can be as important to your health as your wellness visit. A comprehensive eye exam can help detect early signs of eye diseases and signs of systemic conditions, such as:

  • Diabetes
  • Thyroid disease
  • High blood pressure
  • Neurological impairments

Your Blue Cross ® Blue Shield ® of Arizona Advantage (HMO) (BCBSAZ Advantage) includes a routine eye exam* that offers the following checks:

  • Health review
  • Simple visual acuity tests
  • Refraction test
  • Visual field test
  • Glaucoma test
  • Slit lamp evaluation
  • Dilation



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Care & Convenience

  • Access to more than 700 preferred vision care providers in Arizona
  • Manage your BCBSAZ Advantage plan on a convenient member portal
  • Toll-free member service and support

Plus Plan Member Extras

A $150 eyewear allowance for a $25 copay is included with the Plus Plan. Allowance is available every two years through a preferred provider.

Learn more, call

1-800-446-8331 (TTY: 711)
2020 Vision Benefits

*Exam is conducted without any medical conditions or symptoms for express purpose of checking vision, screening for conditions and/or updating eyeglasses or contact lens prescriptions. Specialist copayment applies for Medicare-covered eye exams performed by Ophthalmologist or Optometrist. Eligibility is 12 months from last eye exam.

The relationship between Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona (BCBSAZ) and Davis Vision and preferred vision care providers is that of independent contractors to provide vision services to BCBSAZ members. Other providers are available in our network.

This information is not a complete description of benefits. Call 1-800-446-8331 (TTY: 711) for more information. Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Advantage is a HMO plan with a Medicare contract. Enrollment in Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona Advantage depends on contract renewal.

Member Services can be contacted toll-free at 1-800-446-8331. TTY users should call 711. We are available from 8:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m., Monday – Friday from April 1 to September 30; and 7 days a week from October 1 to March 31. ATTENTION: If you speak Spanish, language assistance services, free of charge, are available to you. Call 1-800-446-8331 (TTY: 711).

El departamento de servicio al cliente puede ser contractado al número gratuito 1-800-446-8331. Los usuarios de TTY deben llamar al 711. Estamos disponibles de 8:00 a.m. a 8:00 p.m., lunes a viernes desde el 1 de abril hasta el 30 de septiembre; y los 7 días de la semana desde el 1 de octubre hasta el 31 de marzo. ATENCIÓN: si habla español, tiene disponibles servicios de asistencia lingüística sin cargo. Llame al 1-800-446-8331 (TTY: 711).