Prioritizing optometry

Advocating for optometry begins-and ends-with our patients. That's something I learned early on in my career: fighting on behalf of quality care, access and safety for patients is how we advocate for this profession.Read more >

August 15, 2017

Alaska, Georgia notch legislative victories

Laws solidify board autonomy, expand doctors’ scope, respectively.Read more >

July 27, 2017

ACA replacement efforts falter, AOA remains vigilant

AOA advocating, closely engaging with leaders as Congressional health care reform efforts continue.Read more >

July 24, 2017

U.S. Senate roundtable spotlights battle to preserve ‘one standard of care’ for veterans

AOA, leading lawmakers and national veteran service organizations highlight threat of experimental TECS program for veterans’ vision and eye health. Read more >

July 14, 2017

Balancing patient health, safety with technological progress

AOA panel addresses new technologies at Optometry’s Meeting®.Read more >

July 10, 2017

Thought leader: AOA launches Health Policy Institute to inform policymakers and the public

AOA’s HPI to support health policy that improves eye health and vision care. Read more >

June 29, 2017

AOA’s eye health-first stance lays bare convenience messaging

Online vision tests making changes after persistent AOA awareness efforts.Read more >

June 15, 2017

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