Welcome to our Online Patient Center! Here you can get information about what to expect during your visit with Dr. Blue as well as payment and insurance information.
We want your visit to be as stress-free as possible. Our staff will do everything we can to make sure your experience is pleasant and convenient. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us.
Appointments and Arrival Times
Please schedule appointments by calling our office at (205) 417-2583 or going online at www.bluevisioncenter.com.
So that we can get you checked in on time, we ask that you arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time. For your convenience, we provide online forms for you to complete ahead of your appointment. Completion of online forms prior to your appointment will expedite your check-in process.
Please give 24 hours or more notice for all appointment cancellations.
This 24 hour or more notice may allow us to fill your appointment time with someone on our waitlist. We understand that our patients are busier than ever and unavoidable conflicts may occur. However, as a courtesy please notify us as early as possible.
Our policy regarding cancellations within 24 hours or missing an appointment without notice is as follows:
First appointment missed:
No charge (However, future high-demand appointment times may be limited).
Second appointment missed:
No charge (However, scheduling for a future third appointment will require a $25.00 non-refundable deposit.)
If you keep this third appointment:
Your $25.00 deposit can be applied to any charges you incur during your visit.
If you do not keep this third appointment:
Your $25.00 deposit is recorded as a no-show/cancellation fee in your financial record. This $25 deposit is required for all future appointments until an appointment is kept.
Compared to most healthcare offices that charge a “last-minute cancellation fee” on the first occurrence, our office policy is very forgiving. However, we must consider the needs of our patients on our waitlist.
Please note: The $25.00 deposit is only lost if the patient schedules and misses three (3) appointments. This prevented three other patients from being seen.
Blue Vision Center believes in providing the best value for you and your family. We have products and pricing that aims to accommodate all budgets and our office participates in most insurance programs. For patients who have little or no vision insurance coverage, flexible payment programs may be arranged. To learn more about our payment options, please call our office directly.
Our office accepts cash, check, and major debit and credit cards including MasterCard and Visa, as well as Care Credit and Sunbit.
Don’t forget to use your:
- Flexible Spending Plans
- Health Savings Accounts (HSA)
- Medical Savings Accounts (MSA)
- Cafeteria Plans for most of your eye care needs
The Care Credit card is available to help people pay for health care expenses, often with an introductory period that is interest-free. We accept Care Credit for all of our services. To learn more or apply for the card, visit Care Credit here.
Medicaid, Viva, Blue Cross Blue Shield, United Healthcare, VSP, Spectera, Southland and United Mine Workers
All of the above plans can be used for all your eye care and eyewear needs, including eyeglasses, contact lenses, routine office visits and medical office visits.