Are polycarbonate lenses required for children 18 and under?
State Response: Polycarbonate is considered the standard for children unless the prescribing provider specifies otherwise. In addition, certain adults require polycarbonate lens when prescribed. Proposals that include additional value over and above the requirements stated in the RFP or in current vision services policy are encouraged. • Is there a specific number of frames required in the selection for male, female, children, etc. or is each vendor entitled to propose what they feel is the best product mix? State Response: HHSC is interested in increasing the eyewear options that are available to Medicaid beneficiaries. Proposals that include additional value over and above the requirements stated in the RFP or in current vision services policy are encouraged. Section 9 • Section 9.2 is to provide requirements related to the Vendor’s computer system and its ability to interface with SAVERR and TIMMIS. There are no specifics listed of the level of interface required or system specifics