SENIORS EYECARE PROGRAM

SENIORS EYECARE PROGRAM

 
General Information
Description of ServiceEnsures 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.
Geographical 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 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: SENIORS EYECARE PROGRAM
This Service: SENIORS EYECARE PROGRAM
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Eye Care (LV-2400)
Eye Screening (LF-4900.2000)
Frail Elderly (YF-2000)
Health Care (L)
Health Screening/Diagnostic Services (LF)
Health Supportive Services (LH)
Vision Screening (LF-4900.2000-900)
Visual Impairments (YF-9000)