GLAUCOMA EYECARE PROGRAM

GLAUCOMA EYECARE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServicePromotes 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.
Geographical 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 Operation M-F 8am-Noon (PT)/Office phone
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Gail Nyman-York
Contact's Position Program Manager
Physical Site Address 1 655 Beach Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip San Francisco, CA 94109
Mailing Address 1 P. O. Box 429098
Mailing City, State, Zip San Francisco, CA 94142-9098
Main Phone (877)887-6327(Toll Free)
Fax (415)561-8567
Service Location Email eyecareamerica@aao.org
Web Address www.eyecareamerica.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateJun19
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: EYECARE AMERICA
Affiliated Program: GLAUCOMA EYECARE PROGRAM
This Service: GLAUCOMA EYECARE PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Eye Care (LV-2400)
Eye Screening (LF-4900.2000)
Glaucoma (YF-3000.3320)
Glaucoma Screening (LF-4900.2000-250)
Health Care (L)
Health Screening/Diagnostic Services (LF)
Health Supportive Services (LH)
Vision Screening (LF-4900.2000-900)
Visual Impairments (YF-9000)