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

3 ways to be an all-star advocate

Getting involved is critical to ensuring optometry’s priority issues are supported at the state and federal levels.Read more >

December 7, 2016

AOA complaint focuses FDA sights on Opternative

In a meeting with AOA president-elect, FDA officials point to importance of AOA complaint against Opternative and its ongoing inquiry into company’s claims.Read more >

November 29, 2016

VSP spells doom, gloom to kill AOA-backed vision plan legislation

DOC Access Act to eliminate anti-patient, anti-competitive health and vision plan abuses.Read more >

November 23, 2016

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