Dental and Vision Benefits and Insurance
2016-17 Vision Benefits
One (1) routine adult (age 19 and older) vision exam is covered per policy year at 100%. Adult (age 19 and older) vision hardware is not a covered benefit. Pediatric vision (ages 0-18) coverage is limited to one (1) routine eye exam per policy year and one (1) pair of lenses and one (1) frame per policy year at no cost (covered at 100%). Contact PacificSource at 1 (855) 274-9814 for more information on the Pediatric Vision benefit.
2016-17 Dental Benefits
The Lewis & Clark Student Health Insurance Plan does not cover routine dental care for anyone age 19 or older. There is a pediatric dental benefit for insured’s under the age of 19. For more information regarding the pediatric dental benefit contact PacificSource at 1 (855) 274-9814.
There is dental coverage for all ages for injury to sound natural teeth or removal of impacted wisdom teeth through the medical plan. After the annual deductible has been met, eligible benefits for dental injury or removal of impacted wisdom teeth are covered at 80% of actual charge.
For students who wish to purchase additional dental insurance, PacificSource Health Plans offers several individual dental options to consider. For plans, prices and enrollment go to https://pacificsource.com/oregon/psn-2016/#Dental. This is available to all Lewis & Clark students to purchase, regardless if whether they are enrolled in the Lewis & Clark Student Health Insurance Plan or not.
The information and options below apply only to students who were enrolled in the Student Health Insurance plan for academic year 2015-16, including summer school students.
2015-16 OPTIONAL DENTAL INSURANCE
Taking care of your teeth is as an important part of taking care of your health. One option to consider is a dental plan with Willamette Dental or one of the LifeMap plans. This is available to all Lewis & Clark students to purchase, regardless if you are enrolled in the Lewis & Clark Student Health Insurance Plan or not.
Willamette Dental TrueCare Oregon is an individual dental insurance plan that offers affordable quality dental care for you and your family. This coverage gives you simple access to dental care at one of the many Willamette Dental Group, P.C. dental offices in the Portland area and predictable copays for all covered services.
Go directly to Willamette Dental site for more information and how to enroll: https://www.willamettedental.com/truecare-oregon.htm
2015-16 VISION DISCOUNT SERVICE
Although Student Health Insurance does not cover routine vision coverage, you do have access to discount vision services through Regence Advantages. As a Regence member, you can enjoy savings on a number of health-related products and services. Learn more about member discounts at www.myregence.com/advantges or www.regence.com/advantages.