ALOA Convention 2019 | November 8-10, 2019
The Hyatt Regency
Birmingham, AL

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Ahead of tournament tipoff, doctors of optometry offer winning viewing tips

March 19, 2019

A year ago, over 97 million fans watched the NCAA men’s basketball tournament. Educate your patients with suggestions on how to avoid eye problems. Read More >

AOA members head for the Hill

March 14, 2019

AOA’s annual federal advocacy conference continues momentum for optometry’s priorities. Read More >

CMS changes to documentation requirements for E/M services 

March 14, 2019

While there will be no changes to the codes reported or how E/M services are paid in 2019 and 2020, there are changes to what doctors need to document to support reporting of each E/M service. Read More >

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The ALOA's mission is to advance the profession of optometry through education, professional development and public policy advocacy. The ALOA is the only voice that speaks for optometry in Alabama and the only force that works to ensure that optometrists can provide primary eye care services.

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Alabama Optometry Law

The practice of optometry in the state of Alabama is governed at its core by the Optometry Practices Act. This legislation defines regulations, requirements, and scope of practice for optometry in Alabama. The ALOA maintains a copy of this law available online in its entirety.

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