Sight for Sore Eyes

Bridgeford, Lydell C.
April 2007
Employee Benefit News;Apr2007, Vol. 21 Issue 5, p24
The article stresses the need for vision plans that can help facilitate better eye care for the aging workforce in the U.S. Common eye diseases suffered by adults age 40 and over, including glaucoma, are cited. According to the Society for Human Resource Management, approximately 73 percent of employers offered vision insurance in 2006. VSP health care services vice president Cheryl Johnson emphasizes the significance of getting an eye examination.


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