GLAUCOMA EYECARE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramPromotes early detection of glaucoma, raises awareness of glaucoma risk factors, and provides free glaucoma educational materials and facilitates access to eye care. People eligible for a referral through the program receive a glaucoma eye exam. Patients with insurance will be billed and are responsible for any co-payments. Uninsured are seen at no charge. Visit website for online referral questionnaire.
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityU.S. citizen/legal residents who have not had an eye exam in 12 months or more, are at an increased risk for glaucoma based on age, race and family history of glaucoma, and who do not belong to an HMO or receive eye care benefits through the VA.
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesUninsured:free insured:Medicare or private insurance is billed, balance billed to patient.
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 8am-Noon (PT)/Office phone
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameGail Nyman-York
Contact's PositionProgram Manager
Physical Site Address 1655 Beach Street
Physical Site City, State, ZipSan Francisco, CA 94109
Mailing Address 1P. O. Box 429098
Mailing City, State, ZipSan Francisco, CA 94142-9098
Main Phone(877)887-6327(Toll Free)
Fax(415)561-8567
Program Emaileyecareamerica@aao.org
Web Addresswww.eyecareamerica.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJun19
 
Affiliated Agency and Services
Affiliated Agency:
EYECARE AMERICA
This Program: GLAUCOMA EYECARE PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: GLAUCOMA EYECARE PROGRAM