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Vision care through work

Looking for a simple way to keep your eyesight sharp and healthy? Aetna Vision℠ Preferred may be the plan for you. Members get coverage for exams and frames, a large provider network, savings, perks and more.

Enjoy our national network

Visit your local eye doctor. Or choose from a large network of online, retail and independent providers. You have access to over 170,000 providers nationwide.*

Choice, savings and convenience

What’s included with Aetna Vision Preferred

When choosing a vision insurance plan, how it fits your life and budget matters. Aetna Vision Preferred includes benefits, discounts and perks for the way you live. 


Covered eye care benefits

Covered eye care benefits

Enjoy quality vision coverage that’s easy on your eyes and your wallet. Members get:


  • Coverage for routine eye exams
  • Coverage for either one pair of eyeglasses (lenses and frame) or contact lenses or prescription sunglasses
  • Freedom to visit any provider
  • Online shopping options
  • A choice of retail and independent locations, many with extended hours

Wondering if you need a vision plan? Tell us about your vision care needs.

Savings and perks just for members

Savings and perks just for members

When you visit network providers, you can save on many other vision items. Plus, enjoy exclusive offers at no extra cost.* You can even combine some offers with your covered benefits for greater savings.


Discounts and savings
  • 20% off any balance over your frame allowance
  • 15% off any balance over your conventional contact lens allowance* 
  • Up to 40% off extra pairs of prescription eyeglasses and sunglasses
  • Up to 20% off noncovered items, like nonprescription sunglasses, and lens extras like antireflective coatings
  • Discounts on LASIK surgery
  • Coupon codes for free express shipping on online purchases
Exclusive perks
  • Up to $100 off a complete pair purchase (frames and lenses) at LensCrafters® or Pearle Vision®
  • Up to $50 off a complete pair purchase (frames and lenses) at Target Optical®
  • Up to $150 instant savings on an annual supply of contact lenses from Target Optical
  • 25% off contact lenses at
  • $20 to $50 off nonprescription sunglasses at Sunglass Hut

Healthy eyes, healthy body

Routine eye exams aren’t just for sharper vision. Your eye care provider can also spot vision or medical issues that could affect your whole health. This helps you get timely treatment from your primary doctor.


The connection between your vision and overall health (PDF)

Diabetes and vision

Routine eye care can help spot signs of eye problems related to diabetes, a leading cause of blindness.

Your heart and your eyes

Your eye doctor can find early signs of high blood pressure by viewing the blood vessels in your retinas.

Blue light technology

TV and phone screens can cause eye strain and other vision issues. Blue-light-filtering lens technology helps protect you.

UV ray protection

Protecting your eyes from the sun can cut your risk for cataracts and macular degeneration. This eye disease can cause blurry vision.

Tools to fit your lifestyle

Aetna Vision Preferred includes digital tools to help make vision care convenient.

Legal notices

CVS and Aetna® are part of the CVS Health® family of companies.

Vision insurance plans are offered, insured and/or administered by Aetna Life Insurance Company (Aetna). Certain claims administration services are provided by First American Administrators, Inc. and certain network administration services are provided through EyeMed Vision Care (“EyeMed”), LLC. Providers in the Aetna Vision network are contracted and credentialed through EyeMed Vision Care, LLC according to EyeMed's requirements. EyeMed and Aetna® are independent contractors and not agents of each other. Provider participation may change without notice.

This material is for information only. Vision insurance plans contain exclusions and limitations. Not all services are covered. See plan documents for a complete description of benefits, exclusions and limitations of coverage. Plan features and availability may vary by location and are subject to change.

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