Changes on the horizon for evaluation and management services

December 25, 2019

There has been a lot of information disseminated by various individuals and organizations regarding upcoming changes to coding and reimbursement for E/M services. Given the importance of E/M services in patient care, it’s critical that all doctors of optometry are aware of these changes. Read more >

5 reasons why all doctors should use AOA’s diabetes guideline

December 23, 2019

Millions of people worldwide have diabetes and the number is growing. Read more >

Make your practice shine in 2020 through paraoptometric certification

December 20, 2019

Doctors of optometry may enroll their paraoptometric staff as associate members at no additional membership dues for the AOA-member doctor. Once enrolled as associate members, doctors' staff members automatically have access to the Paraoptometric Resource Center's career development resources. Read more >

AOA, affiliates work in lockstep on optometry’s priorities

December 19, 2019

Presenting at a Republican Attorneys General event, the AOA’s state government volunteers presented on patient protection enforcement and the FTC’s proposed Contact Lens Rule. Read more >

Troubling trend: ‘Growing epidemic’ of adolescents and young adults with prediabetes

December 19, 2019

People with prediabetes are at a higher risk for developing type 2 diabetes and other co-morbidities, such as kidney and cardiovascular diseases. Read more >

Improving scanning efficiency of individuals with homonymous hemianopia

December 17, 2019

Scanning training can help individuals with homonymous hemianopia to expand their search field as well as reduce search time. Read more >