The GIC dental and vision plans cover state employees who are not covered by collective bargaining or do not have another dental or vision plan through the Commonwealth. The plans primarily cover managers, legislators, legislative staff, and certain Executive Office staff. Employees of authorities, municipalities, and higher education are not eligible for the GIC Dental/Vision Plan.
During Annual Enrollment or within 60 days of a qualifying status change, you may enroll in GIC dental and vision benefits and change your dental product selection.
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MetLife) is the dental plan carrier. You have two product options from which to choose:
- The PPO Product (also known as the MetLife Value Plan), and
- The Indemnity Product (also known as the MetLife Classic Plan)
Davis Vision is the vision plan provider. You may receive basic services every 24 months (age 19-60) or every 12 months (age 18 or under and 61 or over) at no cost:
- Routine eye examinations
- Fashion and designer frames
- Scratch-resistant lens coating