SENIORS EYECARE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ProgramEnsures that all eligible seniors 65 and older have access to medical eye care. It also raises awareness about age-related eye diseases and provides free eye care educational materials. Eligible people (through a referral program) receive a comprehensive, medical eye exam and up to one year of treatment for any condition diagnosed during the initial exam, at no out of pocket expense for the physician's services. Visit website for online referral questionnaire.
Geographic AreaNassau, Suffolk
 
Client Information
EligibilityUS citizens/legal residents 65 years and older who have not seen an ophthalmologist in three or more years and 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 waived.
 
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: SENIORS EYECARE PROGRAM
Affiliated Services: SENIORS EYECARE PROGRAM