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Veterans choosing to see a non-VA Optometrist without a VA referral may continue to use their private insurance (or other form of payment) to purchase eyewear from the VA Optical Shop.
Beginning April 1, 2020, the VA will no longer cover the cost of prescription eyewear for Veterans who see a non-VA Optometrist without a VA referral.
The VA will still cover the cost of prescription eyewear for eligible* Veterans who were:
*Veteran eligibility for eyeglasses defined by 38 CFR 17.149