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Posted by rolex666 - Created: 3 years ago
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Posted by gwenn-391886 - 3 years ago

Just to add if you have a UK prescription that is less than two years old you can use that and go straight to an Optician, our doctor translated ours.

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Posted by rolex666 - 3 years ago

Thanks Kanak, 

I hadn't considered that. Will have to proceed with caution.

Roger

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Posted by Kanak - 3 years ago

Just a warning to check whether your ophtalmologist practises in Secteur 2, (higher charges), which will limit your secu reimbursements, and may not even be covered by your mutuelle.

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Posted by rance-781573 - 3 years ago

Huey,

I have no idea why you never received a remboursement from CPAM, you certainly should have.

If you are indeed getting your health cover with CPAM then the rates are as such.If you received nothing, then I should ask them why. Are you registered with Ameli on the internet? If so you can ask them directly.

Les consultations en accès direct spécifique

Dans le cadre du parcours de soins coordonnés, vous pouvez consulter directement, sans être orienté au préalable par votre médecin traitant, les médecins spécialistes suivants :

un gynécologue, pour les examens cliniques gynécologiques périodiques, y compris les actes de dépistage, la prescription et le suivi d'une contraception, le suivi d'une grossesse, l'IVG médicamenteuse ; un ophtalmologue, pour la prescription et le renouvellement de lunettes, les actes de dépistage et de suivi du glaucome ; un psychiatre ou un neuropsychiatre, si vous avez entre 16 et 25 ans ; un stomatologue, sauf pour des actes chirurgicaux lourds.

Dans ces situations, vous bénéficiez d'un taux de remboursement de 70 % du tarif conventionnel. Selon le cas (par exemple : si vous êtes en affection de longue durée, ou si vous êtes enceinte de plus de six mois, ou si vous bénéficiez de la CMU complémentaire), vos consultations peuvent être prises en charge à 100 %.

 

 

 

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Posted by rolex666 - 3 years ago

OK Dibbyspot, good tip, thanks.

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Posted by Dibbyspot - 3 years ago

Depending on circumstances, once you get the prescritpion you maybe able to get a lower cost set of specs from the suppliers on the internet - assume a simple prescription however.

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Posted by rolex666 - 3 years ago

Thanks Huey,

I suppose the only way to find out is to get along and try it.

Roger

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Posted by rolex666 - 3 years ago

Thanks Rance,

I appreciate you taking the time to answer my query.

Roger

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Posted by rolex666 - 3 years ago

Hi,

thanks for the advice, it doesn't seem too difficult now.

Roger

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Posted by bretonne - 3 years ago

Go to the ophtalmogue to have the eye test - they will issue with a prescription for specs. You don't need to go to your GP first, you just make the appointment with the ophtalmo of your choice. Show your carte vitale and most of the cost of the test will be reimbursed.

Take the prescription to the optician with your carte vitale and mutuelle if you have one. Choose the frames and the optician will give you a quote (devis) to let you know the cost. You don't have to accept straight away, you can get quotes from differenr opticians. Many have a range of frames complete with lenses for less than 100 euros. Many have special promotions. 

I have had specs from Optic2000 and General d'Optique over the years and have been very pleased with both companies.