Eye Care

Eye care benefits are available for members enrolled in Hoosier Healthwise.

 

Eye Exams

  • One eye exam per year for members under 21 years old.
  • One eye exam every two years for members over 21 years old.
  • Additional examinations must be medically necessary.
 

Eyeglasses (including frames and lenses)

  • One pair of eyeglasses a year for members under 21 years old.
  • One pair of eyeglasses every five years for members 21 years and over.
  • Repairs or replacements of eyeglasses for reasons that are beyond your control. Examples include fire, theft or a car accident. 
 

Getting Eye Care Services

To get eye care services, you can call an eye doctor (either an optometrist or ophthalmologist). The eye care doctor must be contracted with the state of Indiana. When making appointments, be sure to ask if the office is contracted with the state of Indiana. You can search for eye care providers by visiting our Find a Doctor page. You can also call MDwise customer service at 1-800-356-1204 and we can help.