AOA alerts states to NAVCP-backed noncovered services bill

Legislation dictates how doctors practice, limits patient choice.Read more >

March 10, 2017

States and AOA persevere in fight against heightened opposition from Opternative/1-800 Contacts

Indiana Optometric Association continues the fight against clinically unproven online eye tests.Read more >

March 8, 2017

UPDATE: Senate VA chairman deals blow to TECS program

Experimental VA pilot misses mark by offering screenings in place of comprehensive eye exams.Read more >

February 13, 2017

Full-court press: AOA’s 2016 advocacy highlights

Running, blocking and defending in the interests of its members, the AOA has big wins to celebrate.Read more >

December 29, 2016

AOA’s patient safeguards reflected in final ‘Cures’ Bill

AOA advocacy ensures optometry’s priorities advance with new law.Read more >

December 15, 2016

Proposed Contact Lens Rule misguided; AOA encourages doctors’ comments to FTC

Regulation would require doctors to obtain patient acknowledgement of contact lens prescription.Read more >

December 8, 2016