Ancillary benefits

Round out health care strategy with a wide range of ancillary care from Kaiser Permanente. By offering acupuncture, chiropractic, dental, and optical plans, businesses can attract and retain great employees. Plus, they get the support of the most experienced integrated care delivery system in California. With a variety of flexible options, it’s easy to find the plan that’s right for businesses and their bottom line.

Optical

With Kaiser Permanente, members can get the optical care they need for total eye health. That means trusted optometrists and ophthalmologists, eye exams, and a great selection of competitively priced eyewear. Plus, these services are often found under one roof at many of our Vision Essentials locations.1 And since our doctors and optical specialists are connected on the same electronic health record system, they can work together to provide the right care at the right time.

Separate Allowance Plan options

Take a look at our plan options that offer competitive rates, are easy to quote for your renewal, and look just like the industry standard vision benefits you’re used to. These optical plans are customizable and members may also be eligible for a 20% discount on glasses and contact lenses.

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Dental

Designed for quality and flexibility, our dental plans provide benefits to fit any budget. Through our partnership with Delta Dental, members have access to more than 22,000 dental offices — making it easy to find a provider close to home or work.

Plan options

Benefit Fee-for-service KPIC Dental PPO DeltaCare USA©
Flexibility and choice Employees can see any licensed dentist. Employees can see any licensed dentist. However, their plan benefits are richer if they see a Delta Dental PPO provider. Employees can see any licensed dentist or dental specialist.
Network access In or out of the Delta Dental network In or out of the Delta Dental network, but they pay less for in-network providers DeltaCare USA©
HMO network only
Premium cost Highest Moderate Lowest
Cleanings and exams Covered Covered Covered
Claim forms Not covered with network providers Not covered with network providers Not covered with network providers
Deductible Covered (except Plan C) Covered Not covered
Plan Limits Covered Covered Covered

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Chiropractic and acupuncture

Chiropractic care and acupuncture can help improve employees’ health by treating painful muscle and joint conditions like back pain. Through our partnership with American Specialty Health Plans of California, Inc., members have access to more than 3,900 chiropractors and 2,800 licensed acupuncturists in California.

Plan options

Benefit Acupuncture only Chiropractic only4 Chiropractic + Acupuncture
Copay/coinsurance option $0/$5/$10/$15/$20 or 10%/20%/30% $0/$5/$10/$15/$20 or 10%/20%/30% $0/$5/$10/$15/$20 or 10%/20%/30%
Number of visits 20 or 30 20 or 30 20 or 30

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1Vision centers are located in many Kaiser Permanente medical facilities.

2Covers single-vision, lined bifocal, and lined trifocal lenses. Includes polycarbonate for children.

3Flat allowances can be applied toward frames, lenses, and options such as anti-reflective coating and tints. Any portion of the allowance not exhausted at the initial point of sale (same day) may not be used at a later time.

4Health savings account (HSA)–qualified health plans are limited to $0, $5, $10, and $15 copays under the “chiropractic only” plan option (coinsurance doesn’t apply).