EyeMed Vision Care
Optional vision care plan offered to CU GME Residents and Fellows
Resident only $11.12
Resident + 1 dependent $21.09
Resident + family $30.98
Vision care services such
as routine eye examinations, prescription glasses and contact lenses are not
covered by the CU GME Health/Dental Benefits Plan. Residents and
fellows may purchase this optional vision care plan through payroll
Review the CU GME Vision Plan Summary.
Once you enroll in the EyeMed Vision Care Plan, you may only cancel your coverage during the
next open enrollment
for termination on July 31st or within 31 days of a qualifying event
(e.g. birth, marriage, new hire, etc.).
· QUALIFYING EVENT ENROLLMENT: Outside of the open enrollment period
(April/May), enrollment in EyeMed is allowed only within 31 days of a qualifying event (e.g. birth, marriage,
or new hire). Eligible enrollments received prior to the 8th of the month will
be effective for the first day of the following month. For example,
enrollment received by 12/7 will be effective 1/1; however, enrollment
received on or after 12/8 will be effective 2/1.
· NEW EyeMed Members enrolling during open enrollment
(April/May): Coverage begins August 1st. The Plan year for the vision coverage is
August 1-July 31st.
· CURRENT EyeMed Members: It is not necessary to re-enroll
during open enrollment for the next EyeMed Plan year. Your enrollment with
EyeMed will carry forward. If you choose to cancel your
coverage for the coming year (coverage ending on July 31), you must cancel
during open enrollment or wait until the next open enrollment period to
· Late enrollment (or cancellation) will not be
To enroll, print and complete the CU GME Vision Care Plan Enrollment Form. Return the form via scan and email to firstname.lastname@example.org,
fax the enrollment form to 303-724-6034, or mail to:
Graduate Medical Education
13001 East 17th Place, Mail Stop C293
Building 500, Rm N4223
Aurora, CO 80045
Eyemed Provider Listing
The Provider listing for EyeMed is at www.enrollwitheyemed.com/access.
The provider network for EyeMed is NOT the same as the
provider network for the CU GME Health/Dental Benefits Plan. University of
Colorado Hospital, Children's Hospital Colorado, and University Physicians,
Inc. are NOT providers for EyeMed.
EyeMed ID Cards
The EyeMed Vision Care Plan ID card is separate from your health/dental ID card. You have a few options for obtaining your EyeMed Vision Care Plan ID card and accessing vision services:
1. Provide your first & last name, and date of birth when presenting for your appointment at the EyeMed Vision Care Provider’s office.
2. Members can download the EyeMed app to have an electronic copy of their ID Card.
3. Members can create an account on eyemed.com and print an ID Card.
EyeMed website: www.eyemedvisioncare.com
EyeMed Member Services
CU GME Benefits: