Health and Well-Being

Voluntary Vision Insurance: Upcoming Open Enrollment Period 

December 2020 

State of Iowa employees have an opportunity to elect vision insurance through the Voluntary Insurance Program. The State offers post-tax payroll deductions to pay your vision insurance premiums directly to the insurance carrier.

The open enrollment for vision insurance begins January 1, 2021 and runs through February 28, 2021. Elections made during this open enrollment period are effective April 1, 2021.

You have two different insurance programs to select: Avesis and EyeMed. Information about these voluntary vision plans are available at

If you are currently enrolled in the voluntary vision insurance, you do not need to re-enroll unless you want to make a change
Questions regarding the vision plans should be directed to Two Rivers Insurance Company at 800-724-2544.

Please note:
The State of Iowa does not endorse or sponsor any voluntary vision insurance provider, or the products and services they provide, and assumes no responsibility for any purchases or disputes between individual employees and the vendors. All arrangements are strictly between the employee, as a consumer, and the insurance company.