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a. Replacement contact lenses are provided to eligible beneficiaries upon approval of a staff ophthalmologist or optometrist.
b. Replacement contact lenses are not normally provided to beneficiaries unless medically necessary for the continuation of post-hospital care treatment for a condition which requires contact lenses.