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Highmark - Agency Action Alert for the Week of April 30th

Highmark West, Central & NEPA

 

Agency Action Alert - Week of April 30th

 

AGENCY ACTION ALERT FOR THE WEEK OF APRIL 30, 2018

This week's Agency Action Alert features the following topics:

  • Blue Edge Vision Products Now Offered to Large Employer Groups

  • July 2018 Large Group Quote Request Form Now Available

BLUE EDGE VISION PRODUCTS NOW OFFERED TO LARGE EMPLOYER GROUPS

 

Highmark is excited to announce the launch of Blue Edge Vision products for employer groups with 51 or more employees, in Pennsylvania, for effective dates beginning July 1, 2018.

The new vision product plans will utilize the Davis Vision provider network of 70,000+ points of access which includes more than 740 Visionworks locations across the U.S., and other retailers such as Sears, JCPenney, Target, and select LensCrafters and Pearle Vision locations. 

Note: Wal-Mart is a participating provider outside the state of Pennsylvania.

Blue Edge Vision branded plans are designed to provide comprehensive vision coverage with unique features:

  • Groups receive a 24-month rate guarantee
  • Members receive an enhanced Visionworks benefit: An additional $50 allowance when purchasing frames at a Visionworks location
  • Members receive a free hearing consultation and discounts on basic hearing aid technology   
  • Various benefit levels to meet client needs  

JULY 2018 LARGE GROUP QUOTE REQUEST FORM NOW AVAILABLE

 

The July 2018 Quote Request Form (QRF) is now available on our website. 

 

New vision plan designs for July 2018 include:

  • Fashion Value
  • Fashion Basic
  • Designer Value
  • Designer Basic
  • Premier

New Dental plan design variables for July 2018 include:

  • Deductible - $25/$75 or $50/$150
  • Annual Maximum - $1,000 or $1,500 or $2,000
  • Orthodontic Maximum (when applicable) - $1,000 or $1,500