Ensures that every senior has access to medical eye care and promotes annual, dilated eye exams. It raises awareness about age-related eye disease, including cataracts, provides free eye care educational materials and facilitates access to eye care - at no out of pocket expense. The Seniors EyeCare Program is designed for people who: are U.S. citizens or legal residents - are age 65 plus - have not seen an ophthalmologist in three or more years - Do not have eye care insurance through an HMO or the VA - People eligible for a referral through the program receive a comprehensive, medical eye exam and up to one year of treatment - at no out of pocket expense - for any condition diagnosed during the initial exam. Volunteer ophthalmologist accept Medicare/or other insurance reimbursement as payment in full.
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