Vision Coverage

As a Blue Cross Community Health PlansSM (BCCHPSM) member, you have eye care benefits. You do not need approval from your PCP to see an eye doctor in the plan network. Visit the Provider Finder® to find vision providers. Search under All Specialties to find vision specialists and other providers. BCCHP has partnered with Heritage Vision Plans, Inc., powered by VSP®, to give you vision services. Heritage Vision Plans is a vision benefit company that is dedicated to giving you exceptional service and quality. Their goal is to give you the best eye care.*

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Vision Services Included in Your BCCHP Health Plan

Eye Exams

– One (1) eye exam every 12 months per member


– Every two (2) years for member age 21 and older
– Replaced "as needed" for members under 21
– Additional reimbursement toward a pair of upgraded eyeglass frames

Contact Lenses

– Contact lenses when medically necessary if glasses cannot provide the intended result

What services are not covered?

The plan does not cover:

  • Contact lens insurance
  • Low vision aids
  • Laser vision correction

To learn more about vision benefits, see the Member Handbook.

If your glasses or contacts are lost or stolen or if you have questions about your benefits, contact Member Services at

*Heritage Vision Plans, Inc., powered by VSP, is an independent company providing vision care benefits for Blue Cross Community Health Plans.