Participating in MIPS? What you need to know for 2019

CMS finalized changes to the 2019 MIPS performance year that affect participating doctors of optometry. Here’s what you need to know to avoid a performance penalty.Read more >

February 20, 2019

How to balance work and home life

AOA is celebrating Valentine’s by sharing relationship advice from optometry duos! Read their tips on how to achieve healthy work-life balance.Read more >

February 11, 2019

Coding and audits

Don’t let the fear of raising a red flag result in potentially inaccurate coding.Read more >

February 6, 2019

What do patients think about the Open Payments program?

At least half of patients in study indicated they wanted to know if their doctors receive industry payments.Read more >

January 22, 2019

Ask the experts: 5 coding queries cracked

AOA's Coding Experts offer answers to frequently asked questions.Read more >

January 7, 2019

Paraoptometric certification can boost a career

The AOA offers four certification programs for optometric staff. Each program requires successful completion of an examination prepared and administered by the Commission on Paraoptometric Certification (CPC), with the assistance of the Professional Testing Corporation®.Read more >

January 2, 2019

Doctor of optometry eschews sideline in diabetes crusade

How she formed a support group for prediabetic and diabetic patients and why she’s seeking certification as a diabetes educator.Read more >

January 2, 2019