Routine Eye Exams and Visual Aids are covered for all Medicaid and Health Choice beneficiaries, regardless of age. Select Vision Care Services include visual fields, punctum plugs and cataract surgery.
- Routine Eye Exams include the examination of the eyes in the absence of disease or symptoms to determine the health of the organs and visual acuity.
- Visual Aids are the manual correction of diminished eyesight by way of select eyeglasses and medically necessary contact lenses.
NC Medicaid Clinical Section