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

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AOA task force leads evolution of education for future of optometric practice

February 21, 2019

The AOA is taking the next steps to ensure the profession’s educators and leaders work together to advance and standardize optometric education opportunities. Read More >

Participating in MIPS? What you need to know for 2019

February 20, 2019

CMS finalized changes to the 2019 MIPS performance year that affect participating doctors of optometry. Here’s what you need to know to avoid a performance penalty. Read More >

Clean hands save sight

February 19, 2019

Poor hand hygiene is among the top risk factors for microbial contamination of contact lenses, emphasizing the importance of enhanced patient education. Read More >

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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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