► Minuteman Health NewsroomMay 15, 2015

Vision Source Named Eye Care Provider by Minuteman Health

KINGWOOD, Texas 5/15/2015 – North America’s largest, independent optometric alliance Vision Source announced today that it has entered into a vision service provider agreement with Minuteman Heath, an HMO based in Boston comprised of over 9,000 hospitals, physicians, and specialists in Massachusetts and New Hampshire.

Vision Source President and CEO Jim Greenwood commented, “The Vision Source clinicians located throughout Massachusetts are prepared to provide Minuteman Heath members with an enhanced health care experience and the highest level of vision and eye care services available. This is an extension of our relationship that began in 2014 through a similar agreement with Minuteman for member care in New Hampshire. Vision Source member clinicians provide collaborative care and state-of–the-art optometric services. High quality care delivered in a warm and welcoming environment for the Minuteman Health member is our goal.”

“Minuteman Health is pleased to be able to add the Vision Source network of independent optometrists as the provider of primary care for eye health to our In-Plan Provider networks. We continue to build upon a strong foundation with the highest quality providers to insure that our members have access to the best care,” said Michael Boudreau, Senior Vice President of Operations.

About Vision Source
Founded in 1991, Vision Source is North America’s largest network of independent optometrists consisting of nearly 4,000 members. The clinicians in the Vision Source network enjoy access to newly evolving patient channels, including an expanding list of leading medical groups and integrated health systems with whom Vision Source optometrists collaborate. Additionally, members benefit from a wide range of innovative technologies, practice management tools, strategic marketing, and unsurpassed purchasing power. Leveraging these tools, the clinicians offer comprehensive eye care to their patients delivering an industry leading patient experience. For more information, call 888-558-2020 or visit www.visionsource.com.

About Minuteman

Minuteman Health is a new member-governed, non-profit health insurance option for Massachusetts’ residents. The company intends to offer individuals and small businesses lower-cost high-quality care with unprecedented transparency, increased efficiency and its unique member-governance structure. Plan members will directly participate by electing the board of directors, becoming board members and providing input for cost management and service delivery. Minuteman will be marketed through their website, brokers and the Massachusetts Health Connector.


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