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Student No-Cost Group Long Term Disability Program

Are you a recent optometry school graduate and a member of the AOA?

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Student No-Cost Long Term Disability Program

Upon commencement, eligible members of the class of 2019 were given the opportunity to activate a No-Cost Long Term Disability benefit.

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In recognition of the class of 2019’s graduation from optometry school, eligible graduates are now GUARANTEED a complimentary member benefit reserved exclusively for the newest doctors of optometry. As of July 1st, they are covered with a $1,000.00 per month benefit for Group Long Term Disability* with a 30-day waiting period at no cost for one full year. Click here to download your proof of coverage and keep it with your important files.

Beneficiary Designation - You can name any beneficiary you wish for member coverage. You may change this beneficiary at any time, by written request. Your beneficiary is the person(s) last designated by you in writing, and recorded by or on behalf of New York Life Insurance Company. You are the automatic beneficiary for dependent insurance. If you wish to name another beneficiary for dependent spouse or child insurance, contact the administrator at (866) 331-0180 for the applicable form.

This offer is not available for residents of NV.

*The AOA Member Group Insurance Program assumes the cost. This benefit is only available for qualified AOA graduating students and residents of the United States (except NH, NM, VT, and WA).

**Notice to Residents of PA, VA and WI: You must activate this insurance within 15 days of receipt. If you fail to activate this coverage, the Certificate of Insurance is invalidated and no coverage will be provided. Contact your administrator for details by calling (866) 331-0180. Underwritten by New York Life Insurance Company, NY, NY on policy form GMR.

J. Christopher Burke California Agent license number is 0F70947. J. Christopher Burke Arkansas Agent license number is 8876308.