For Employers

Eye Care Benefits Toolkit

Eye Health Resources: For Employers

One in four ER visits for eye problems aren’t actually emergencies, study finds, Science Daily (Michigan Medicine, University of MI), February 2017

Making Eye Health a Population Health Imperative. A Report of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, 2016

Visual Impairment and Blindness in Adults in the United States: Demographic and Geographic Variations from 2015 to 2050, JAMA Ophthalmol, July 2016

Employees with Vision Benefits Tend to Use Them, Benefitspro, September 2016

See the Full Picture of Your Health with an Annual Comprehensive Eye Exam, American Optometric Association

7 key reasons employers need to offer better vision benefits, EBN, June 2021

Millennials Value Vision Insurance, Unum, October 2018 

Screen Time 2020 Report: Attitudes and Opinions of Employers and Eye Care Providers About Screen Time and Blue Light, UHC/eyesafe, 2020

Worker Productivity and Computer Screen Syndrome, All About Vision, 2017

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

From the Vision Council and AOA

This site offers information about understanding eye health and eye care and can be used to integrate into your employee health and wellness communications:

National Eye Institute (NIH)

Education programs including:

Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA)