Using Your New Vision Care Benefits


Contributed by Cheryl Thomason

The vision benefit for Ithaca College employees is managed by Ameritas. Member ID cards have been mailed to any employee who elected vision coverage during the re-enrollment period. If you wish to access your vision benefit before you receive an ID card, simply let your provider know you have EyeMed coverage, supply them with your name, address, and date of birth, and they will be able to verify your eligibility.

Using your vision care benefit is easy:

 Frequency of Plan Benefits*


* member is responsible for applicable copays and amounts in excess of coverage allowances