Diabetes Coverage

Diabetes Supplies

Strips, lancets, meters, control solutions and insulin pump supplies are covered under most Optima Health policies.

Most members have a copay for diabetes supplies. Just take your prescription to your retail pharmacy.

Dilated Eye Exams

One dilated eye exam is covered per year for persons with diabetes.

Copayments may apply.

See your plan documents for more information. Members may also call the Optima Health Vision Care Services Center at 1-888-610-2268.

Hospital Education Classes

Education programs hosted by facilities that participate with Optima Health are covered by most Optima Health policies.

You do not need an authorization for attending diabetes classes, but some facilities require a doctor’s referral.

Call the facility for details about their requirements. If you are not sure about your particular health benefits, or if a hospital is participating, simply call member services using the number on your member ID card.