Medicare Reimbursement for Low Vision Rehabilitation

Topic: Low Vision Rehabilitation

Sponsor: Solutions in Low Vision

Updated: 02/01/2023

Solutions in Low Vision

This FAQ addresses the following:

  1. Does Medicare cover low vision rehabilitation (LVR)?
  2. Who is eligible to receive these services?
  3. Who may provide LVR services?
  4. What services are included in LVR?
  5. How must the initial low vision assessment be documented?
  6. What documentation is required for LVR?
  7. How should claims be submitted?
  8. What does Medicare allow for these services?
  9. Are diagnostic tests covered at the same time as the exam?