The plans cover treatment for diseases and disorders of the eye that are not part of a routine vision exam under the medical benefit. Orthoptic therapy is not covered except for the diagnosis of strabismus, a muscle disorder of the eye. LASIK surgery is not covered.
Following cataract surgery, vision hardware (contact lenses or eyeglasses, including frames and prescription lenses) is covered as durable medical equipment
. These services are subject to the deductible*; coinsurance depends on the network status of the provider. Contact the plan at 1-888-849-3681 if you have questions.
*For UMP Classic, this is the medical deductible.