Who gets OT pay? Labor laws make 1.3 million eligible

October 8, 2019

Changes to federal labor laws mean more employees are eligible for overtime pay. What does this mean for your practice? Read more >

How to identify signs of abuse

October 7, 2019

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Do you know the federal and state requirements for reporting suspected abuse among your patients? Read more >

AOA presses FDA for recall of 1-800 Contacts’ online eye test

October 3, 2019

The AOA is asking the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for a product recall of 1-800 Contacts’ online vision test, in view of recent comparable action against Visibly’s “strikingly similar” online eye test. Read more >

AOA Conference prepares doctors of optometry for battles for scope expansion and payer parity

October 3, 2019

More than 200 doctors of optometry take advocacy to the next level at 2019 State Government Relations/Third Party National Conference in Dallas. Read more >

Analysis: Retinal measurements hold clues to Alzheimer’s disease

September 30, 2019

Mounting evidence confirms specific retinal measurements, taken by SD-OCT, are associated with Alzheimer’s disease or cognitive impairment. Read more >

Arkansas bureaucrat alleges ‘unethical’ request in scope law saga

September 27, 2019

Arkansas doctors of optometry, and their patients, win again as hard-fought efforts avert a referendum for a November 2020 ballot. Read more >