Coverage from Vision Service Plan (VSP) features a large network of vision providers, including more than half of the private-practice eye doctors in the United States. In addition, many vision service providers at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University are in the VSP Network.
VSP Plan Highlights
Pays a portion of your contacts or eye-glass costs once a calendar year, and frames every other year, and also provides a discount on laser vision correction
An annual well vision exam is available with just a copayment
To find a provider, visit the VSP website or call toll-free 800.877.7195
Learn more about 2017 Employee Contributions for Vision Coverage
VSP does not issue ID cards. The network provider needs only your Social Security Number to verify your benefits and submit claims.
Note: an annual preventive vision exam is covered at 100 percent under the BJC Medical Plan.
Barnes Eyecare Network Discount
BJC offers a vision discount program to all employees and their dependents through the Barnes Eyecare Network. Just show your BJC ID badge to receive discounted services. You do not have to enroll or pay anything for vision discounts. The network includes more than 150 ophthalmologists and optometrists. For more information, visit the Barnes Eyecare Network website.