Dave Stewart, The Guardian
The P.E.I. Association of Optometrists has launched an ad campaign in an attempt to clear up some confusion about what Health P.E.I. does and does not cover.
“There are a few things that are different now, just in the last couple of years,’’ says Dr. Catherine Arsenault, an optometrist with Family Vision Centre in Charlottetown. “There seems to be a ton of confusion where people don’t understand what’s covered and what’s not.’’
All kindergarten children are covered for an eye exam, regardless of whether their parents have insurance.