Vision providers take care of your child's eyes. You do not need an OK from your child's primary care physician (PCP) for vision care. Services include:
BCBSTX also offers an enhanced benefit for eyewear for children as a Value-Added Service. Please see Enhanced Eyewear for Kids.
Call customer service at 1-888-657-6061 (TTY 7-1-1), or look in your Provider Directory for eye doctors in your area.
We offer stylish frames to our CHIP kids. Children 18 and under can get new frames worth up to $200.00 each year. Your child must get an eye exam from a Davis eye doctor to receive this benefit. An okay is not needed from your child's PCP.
For more information on our enhanced eyewear for kids, call customer service at 1-888-657-6061. Members with hearing or speech loss may call the TTY line at 7-1-1.
The above vision services are not covered for CHIP Perinate members.
To learn more about vision benefits, see the Member Handbook .