Blink of an Eye
Researchers at Boston College determined that eye blinks can signal emotional and physical well-being. Infrequent blinking correlated to pleasant feelings, while anxiety and pain were accompanied by frequent blinking.
Insurance can be a fairly complex subject. Our optometrist can accept a variety of vision insurance to cover exams, prescriptions, eye glasses, lenses and contacts. Please feel free to call or email us with any questions you may have.
In a nutshell:
For medical benefits: we are contracted providers for Regence Blue Shield, Blue Cross of Idaho, Blue Cross and Blue Shield plans from other states, Premera, Kaiser Permanente, any many others. We bill these plans when you see us for a medical visit such as an eye infection, glaucoma management, or surgical co-management.
For vision benefits: We accept the above listed plans as well as Ameritas and several others. We are a “non-VSP provider,” but we will file VSP claims for you.
Please call us with any questions you may have.