Eye tests & glasses allowance
What are Eye tests & glasses allowances?
When we think about healthcare, a lot of the time we forget about eye care. But the truth is, eye care is necessary for protecting the health of our eyes in the long run.
Plus, if glasses are needed for an employee to work effectively and your PMI policy doesn't cover eye care, it's worth considering supporting your team with eye test vouchers or a glasses allowance.
Why should you offer eye tests & glasses allowances?
Supporting your team's eye health with eye tests & glasses allowances counts towards supporting their overall health and wellbeing.
Benefits to your employees:
- Financially supported for the cost of eye care, including tests & glasses prescriptions and frames.
- Less likely to ignore symptoms / worsening eye problems due to the cost associated.
Benefits to you:
- Healthier employees!
- Reduced absenteeism
- Improved retention as employees will feel supported and cared for by you
- Attract better talent with a competitive offering