ALOA Convention 2018 | November 2 - 4, 2018
The Hyatt Regency
Birmingham, AL

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After disaster strikes

November 12, 2018

From wildfires to hurricanes—natural disasters can strike at any time. It's crucial to stop and assess: Do you have a recovery plan? Read More >

AOA scores big wins in Medicare’s 2019 PFS rulemaking

November 8, 2018

Medicare finalized its 2019 PFS and other 2019 QPP changes with broad input from AOA on key issues ranging from telehealth and E/M services to the importance of comprehensive eye exams. Read More >

In honor of veterans

November 8, 2018

At the 2018 Optometry’s Meeting®, the House of Delegates commemorated the 50th anniversary of optometry officers serving in combat divisions during the Vietnam War, noting how their service had advanced the profession of optometry. Read More >

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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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