HEHC: $77,500 granted to children’s vision projects nationwide

Optometry Cares®—The AOA Foundation awarded 17 Healthy Eyes Healthy Children grants, totaling $77,500, to initiatives bolstering awareness and access to children’s eye care services. Read more >

September 3, 2019

Eye disorder the focus of new clinical trial using highly touted CRISPR technology

Trial for gene-editing medication for Leber congenital amaurosis has potential to transform care.Read more >

August 29, 2019

What new Medicare Beneficiary Identifiers mean for you

Starting Jan. 1, 2020, doctors must use new Medicare Beneficiary Identifiers instead of Health Insurance Claims Numbers on claims submission and eligibility transactions.Read more >

August 26, 2019

5 tips for a tear-free assessment

Not only does InfantSEE® set children up for a lifetime of healthy vision, but it also serves as a patient education tool and public health outreach initiative.Read more >

August 26, 2019

FDA enforcement action disrupts vision test company

Online vision test removed from Visibly website after FDA publishes recall notice.Read more >

August 22, 2019

Increase fitting success with better communication

Beyond the tangible benefits of corrected vision, eye health and convenience, contact lens wearers also can experience greater social empowerment and self-esteem. AOA CLCS members offer up five tips for better communication during fittings.Read more >

August 21, 2019