Vision Plan

Section Banner Image

Federal Employees Vision Insurance Plans

MHBP offers federal and postal employees and annuitants vision coverage and benefits. Expand your health coverage when you add our affordable option.* This plan offers great vision benefits, national coverage and affordable rates. You don't have to enroll in an MHBP health plan to participate in this program.** And you can enroll year round!

Call toll-free 1-800-254-0227 to enroll in MHBP's federal employee vision insurance by phone or 1-800-481-9871 (for a TDD for the hearing impaired) Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. EST.

The MHBP Federal Employee Vision Insurance Plan gives you so much for so little a month. For just $8.60 for Self Only and $16.00 for Family coverage you get:

  • Eye exams & lenses every 12 months for just a $10 copayment each
  • Up to $120 for frames (every 24 months) or contact lenses (every 12 months)
  • Discounted rates for laser vision correction
  • Access to more than 46,000 VSP Choice Network provider locations nationwide
  • Providers are always accepting new patients
  • No ID card necessary and no claim forms required
  • Out-of-network benefits too

VSP Coverage Summary Chart (PDF | 94 KB)

Locate VSP Network Providers

Coverage at a Glance: Eye Care Wellness

Regular exams are essential for protecting your visual wellness.

Eye Care Wellness Frequency (Based On Calendar Year) Copayment Coverage From a VSP Doctor
Eye Care Wellness
Topic Frequency (Based On Calendar Year) Copayment Coverage From a VSP Doctor
Exam 12 months $10 Covered in full

Coverage at a Glance: Prescription Eyewear

You may choose between glasses or contact lenses.

Prescription Eyewear Frequency (Based On Calendar Year) Copayment Coverage From a VSP Doctor
Prescription Eyewear
Topic Frequency (Based On Calendar Year) Copayment Coverage From a VSP Doctor
Lenses 12 months $10 (applied to lenses & frame) Single vision, lined bifocal and lined trifocal lenses covered in full
Frame 24 months Frames of your choice covered up to $120
Contact Lenses 12 months None $120 allowance

MHBPEnrollOnlineImage


* MHBP Vision Plan is available to U.S residents only. These benefits are neither offered nor guaranteed under contract with the FEHB Program, but are made available to all persons who are eligible for FEHBP coverage. You cannot file a FEHB disputed claim about them. The premiums and fees you pay for these services do not count toward FEHB deductibles or out-of-pocket maximums. Benefits are not provided for services rendered outside the 50 United States and the District of Columbia.

** You do not have to be enrolled in a MHBP health plan to enroll in the MHBP Dental and Vision Plans. A single annual $42 associate member fee makes all MHBP plans available to you.

 Adobe Reader

To view and print PDF files, download and install the latest version of Adobe Reader.