EyeCare America
www.eyecareamerica.org

From agency: The Foundation of the American Academy of Ophthalmology
Resource Details
Description OVERVIEW: Offers target group specific programs based on eye health.

SERVICES:
1) SENIOR EYE CARE: People eligible for a referral through program receive a comprehensive medical eye exam and up to one year of care-at no out of pocket cost- for any disease diagnosed during the initial exam.
o Must be 65 or older
o Have not seen an ophthalmologist in three or more years
o Can not belong to an HMO or the VA
o Does not need insurance and will receive care at no charge.

2) GLAUCOMA EYE CARE: Those eligible for a referral through the program receive a glaucoma eye exam and the initiation if treatment is deemed necessary. Patients with insurance will be billed and are responsible for any co-payments.
o Have not had an eye exam in 12 months or more
o Are at an increased risk for glaucoma
o Can not belong to an HMO or the VA
o Does not need insurance and will receive care at no charge

3) DIABETES EYE CARE: Those eligible for a referral through the program receive a comprehensive medical eye exam and up to one year of care- at no out of the pocket cost) for any disease diagnosed during the initial exam. 
o Must be 65 or older
o Have not seen an ophthalmologist in three or more years
o Can not belong to an HMO or the VA

*Individuals should go to www.eyecareamerica.org to complete eligibility requirements. *
Defined coverage areas:
United States - Nationwide
Physical Address PO Box 429098
San Francisco CA
94142 United States
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Hours of operation:
Mon: Noon 4PM
Tue: Noon 4PM
Wed: Noon 4PM
Thu: Noon 4PM
Fri: Noon 4PM
Disabilities Access N/A.
Program
Eligibility Program dependent. See notes.
Program Fees None.
Application Process Call to determine eligibility.
Documents Required Call for information.


Contact Information
Mailing Address PO Box 429098
San Francisco CA
94142 United States
Fax Number 415-561-8567
Main 877-887-6327
Main Email Address pubserv@aao.org
Main Contact Title Customer Service
Main Contact Phone 877-887-6327
Director or Senior Administrator Name Gail Nyman-York
Director or Senior Administrator Title Program Manager
Director or Senior Administrator Phone 415-561-8520
Director or Senior Administrator Email Address gnyman-york@aao.org


 


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