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Submit an E-claim

Need to Submit an E-claim?

Send your vision care claims electronically to InMediata (formerly ANS) and they will forward them to our claims processing center. InMediata works with many of the other medical clearinghouses and vendors to make this simple for you or they can provide your office with software that will work with your practice management software system to send claims directly to InMediata.

SafeGuard's payer ID is SFG99.

To contact InMediata please call 1-877-466-9656, or send an email to

Compatible Clearinghouses

  • InMediata
  • ENS
  • Gateway EDI
  • ProxyMed

Vision benefits are provided by SafeHealth Life Insurance Company for VPPO and SafeGuard Health Plans, Inc. for VHMO, only in California, both of which are MetLife companies.
Like most group benefit programs, benefit programs offered by MetLife and its affiliates contain certain exclusions, exceptions, waiting periods, reductions, limitations and terms for keeping them in force. Please contact MetLife or your plan administrator for complete details.

Need to check the status of a claim?

Login to our online interactive website to check claims, member enrollment and plan information.

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