All about your eyes: School performance related to vision

As the end of summer vacation approaches, parents and students have back-to-school in mind. One of the most important ways to ensure a successful school year is to make your children’s sight a priority.Read more >

September 1, 2015

After disaster strikes

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 >

November 12, 2018

Dr. Elizabeth Steele Named Optometric Educator of the Year

The American Optometric Association has named Elizabeth Steele, OD, its Optometric Educator of the Year.Read more >

June 15, 2017

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 >

Legends of the fall: How optometry can prevent serious harm

November 7, 2018

New study identifies incidences of eye trauma admitted to hospitals. Read more >

Global period data collection and possible future changes

November 6, 2018

CMS may consider revaluing the 10-day global procedures in the near future. Read more >

AOA, affiliates assemble advocates to address evolving payer issues

November 1, 2018

AOA’s biennial Health Care Payer Advocacy Conference, Oct. 26-28, convened optometry’s advocates to address the profession’s most pressing challenges with insurers and plans, now and into the future. Read more >

Are you making the most of AOA’s diabetes tools and resources?

November 1, 2018

November is American Diabetes Month. Here are several tools and resources that AOA members can take advantage of in their care of patients with diabetes. Read more >