Wednesday, October 22, 2014 12:18 AM
NEW YORK—How do patients perceive their experiences when using vision coverage? This is among the many questions related to managed vision care answered in Jobson Optical Research’s new
“2014 Managed Vision Care Patient Experience Study.”
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 12:27 AM
announced yesterday that it has signed a contract to provide vision coverage for the United Auto Workers (UAW) Retiree Medical Benefits Trust, the largest non-governmental purchaser of retiree health care benefits in the U.S., responsible for providing health care benefits to more than 755,000 UAW retirees and dependents from General Motors (GM), Ford and Chrysler.
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 12:27 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Last week, on Thursday, Sept. 25, 2014, California Governor Jerry Brown vetoed Assembly Bill No. 1877 (AB 1877) that would have required the
state health insurance exchange to link buyers to a separate website selling adult vision coverage.
Friday, September 26, 2014 12:24 AM
has entered into an agreement with Boston-based health maintenance organization,
, to provide vision services for Minuteman Health New Hampshire.
Monday, September 08, 2014 12:24 AM
SPRINGFIELD, Ill.—Acuity Optical Laboratories has filed a Federal Antitrust Petition against managed vision care provider
Friday, August 29, 2014 12:21 AM
ST. LOUIS, Mo.—Vision and dental benefits provider,
has named James W. Scheib, Jr., vice president of sales. He will oversee the sales and account management of the company’s vision and dental commercial products.
Wednesday, August 27, 2014 12:28 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif.—Assembly Bill No. 1877 (AB 1877) requiring the
state health insurance exchange to link buyers to a separate website selling adult vision coverage passed the California Assembly unanimously (73-0) earlier this week on Monday Aug. 25, 2014, following its unanimous approval in the California State Senate (36-0) last week on Thursday Aug. 21, 2014.
Wednesday, August 20, 2014 12:21 AM
INDIANAPOLIS—Health insurance company,
(NYSE:WLP) announced plans last week to change its corporate name to Anthem, Inc. WellPoint serves more than 37 million people in its affiliated health plans, and nearly 67 million people through its subsidiaries, some of which already carry the Anthem brand, such as Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield and Anthem Blue Cross.
Wednesday, August 06, 2014 12:13 AM
MASON, Ohio—For the fifth consecutive year, BenchmarkPortal has certified the EyeMed Vision Care contact center as a Center of Excellence. EyeMed, a U.S. vision benefits company with more than 36 million members and a division of Luxottica (NYSE:LUX), was recognized by the research and consulting organization for exceptional efficiency and effectiveness.
Monday, July 21, 2014 12:33 AM
SACRAMENTO, Calif.—The recent collaboration between
, Google and designer Diane von Furstenberg that produced a
fashionable take on Google Glass
resulted from a new VSP Global initiative announced last week.
Wednesday, July 09, 2014 12:33 AM
RANCHO CORDOVA, Calif.—The individual insurance plan
VSP Vision Care
began offering last year in certain states for insurance brokers to sell directly to consumers, originally
in December 2013, has now been rolled out to the entire country.