EYECARE: Coronavirus BRIEFING: Crisis Response Tactics COVID-19 Crisis Response Tactics: CooperVision By Staff Wednesday, June 10, 2020 12:15 AM VM brings you the latest information from optical companies and organizations responding to the coronavirus. CooperVision has announced the extension of the deadline for its “Essential Hospital Workers Program” until July 3. The program, first announced in early May, provides support for essential hospital workers fighting on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. CooperVision will provide U.S. eyecare professionals with complimentary contact lens refills to extend to these health care heroes. Through the program, essential hospital workers may receive one box of CooperVision contact lenses for each eye, including all 1-day, 2-week and monthly brands that the company manufactures, such as clariti 1 day, MyDay, Biofinity, Avaira and Proclear brands. They must be presently working at a hospital in the U.S. to fight COVID-19, and a current contact lens prescription is required.Find the latest COVID-19 news you need in VM's Coronavirus Briefing.