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Vision by Design

Vision by Design

"When it comes to your vision, you have a clear choice to depend on with Companion Life."

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Companion Life's Vision by Design plans feature flexibility and a nationwide network of eyecare professionals.

Your employer chooses your plan, which could be any of these standard plan designs and options:

The Vision Essentials Plan (Exam Only):

A comprehensive plan that gives you a paid-in-full exam and substantial point-of-sale discounts for frames, lenses, contact lenses and more.

The Vision Choice Plan (Eyewear Only):

A comprehensive plan that gives you allowances for eyewear only, such as frames, lenses and contact lenses. Allowance options of $100 frames/$115 contacts or $130 frames/$130 contacts are available, plus substantial discounts for other eyewear options. The Vision Choice Plan is designed for groups that have routine eye exams covered under their existing medical plans.

The Vision Select Plan (Exam and Eyewear):

A comprehensive plan that gives you a paid-in-full exam, contact lens fitting and follow-up, and allowances for eyewear such as frames, lenses and contact lenses. Allowance options of $100 frames/$80 contacts or $130 frames/$120 contacts are available, plus substantial discounts for other eyewear options.

  • Unlimited additional discounts up to 40 percent off after funded eyewear benefit has been used
  • 20 percent discount on all items not fully covered (subject to limitations and exclusions)
  • Laser vision correction savings of 15 percent off retail or 5 percent off promotional price nationwide
  • Replacement contact lenses by mail program lets you receive great prices on contacts and home delivery

Extensive Provider Network

Vision by Design offers a nationwide network of convenient, accessible options for eye care offered through EyeMed Vision Care. The Companion Life program offers unlimited choice with quality and value. You enjoy easy access to thousands of conveniently located vision care providers, including optometrists, ophthalmologists, opticians and many leading optical retailers, such as LensCrafters®, Target Optical®, and most Sears Optical® and Pearle Vision® locations.

  • Access to more than 35,000 vision care providers at 18,000 locations nationwide
  • Evening and weekend hours at many locations
  • Choice of thousands of fashionable, designer frames
  • No appointment necessary
  • Convenient mall or nearby mall location
  • Service in "about an hour" at most locations

Choice of Quality Lenses and Frames

Vision by Design provides total flexibility to choose eyeglass frames that meet any taste, need, or lifestyle. You can choose from any available frame at your provider location. Most providers carry frames by Luxottica, the world leader in eyeglass design and manufacturing. The Luxottica collection of eyewear includes the most reputable and prestigious names in the optical fashion world.

See frequently asked questions about Vision by Design.