Vision Benefits

The Davis Vision Care website allows you to:

  • Verify eligibility
  • Obtain a list of participating providers
  • Download an out-of-network claim form
  • Download a Student Status Verification Form
  • Check the status of an out-of-network claim
  • Recommend a provider for participation on the Davis Vision panel

You must access the Davis Vision web site from the Department of Civil Service web site at Click on Benefit Programs, then NYSHIP Online. If prompted, choose your group and plan, then select Other Benefits and then Vision Benefits. Follow the links to the Davis Vision website.

Customer Service Toll-free: 888-588-4823

Out-of-Network Claims Address:
Davis Vision Vision Care Processing Unit P. O. Box 152 Latham, New York 12110

For more information about vision and eye care use the links below:

American Optometric Association Eye and vision problems

Glossary of eye terminology Includes common terms and symptoms

MayoClinic.comInformation about contact lenses