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Insurance 101

Welcome to the Insurance 101 library. At OMIC, we want you to make informed decisions about your insurance. We encourage you to call us to discuss your personal insurance needs. For self reference, we have also included answers to common questions below. Feel free to use this general information as a starting point for your discussion with OMIC’s staff.

In the General Insurance 101 section below you will find answers to common questions regarding insurance and definitions for frequently used insurance terms and concepts.

In the OMIC 101 section below you will learn more about OMIC’s application process, coverage and premium information, and other details about our ophthalmic specific insurance program.

For specific information regarding OMIC’s coverage for practices and procedures, please see the Coverage Q&A page.

Insurance 101



Six reasons OMIC is the best choice for ophthalmologists in America.

#6. Supporting your specialty.

OMIC was founded by members of the American Academy of Ophthalmology nearly a quarter century ago and is the only carrier sponsored and endorsed by AAO. OMIC is also endorsed by 40 other ophthalmic societies. The OMIC partnerships with state and subspecialty societies qualifies their members for an exclusive 8% premium credit. Contact your state society for details.

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