EyeMed Vision Care
Optional vision care plan offered to CU GME Residents and Fellows
Monthly premiums (Effective 8/1/2014)
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 deduction.
Review the CU GME Vision Plan Summary.
Once you enroll in the EyeMed Vision Care Plan, you cannot cancel your coverage until the next open enrollment period for coverage end date of July 31.
- 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. marriage or new hire). Eligible enrollments received prior to the 8th of the month will be effective for the first of the following month. For example, enrollment received 12/7 will be effective 1/1; however, enrollment received 12/8 will be effective 2/1.
- NEW EyeMed Members enrolling during open enrollment (April/May): Coverage begins August 1.
- 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 end date July 31), you must cancel during open enrollment or wait until the next open enrollment period to cancel.
- Late enrollment (or cancellation) will not be accepted.
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.
NOTE: 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 website: www.eyemedvisioncare.com
EyeMed Member Services Department: 1-866-723-0513
CU GME Benefits: 303-724-6024