CMS finalizes E/M documentation and reimbursement changes

The AOA is concerned that an implementation date for new changes in 2019 is too soon for the physician community to fully understand and implement these changes.Read more >

November 28, 2018

Vision is key to aging gracefully, new study says

More than 88 million Americans will be older than 65 in 2050. Two new studies confirm eye health and vision care play an important role in maintaining quality of life.Read more >

November 27, 2018

How to improve patient care and practice economics

Tips for finding equilibrium among the desire to not only deliver top-notch patient care using the most advanced equipment, but also to keep the practice operating in the black.Read more >

November 26, 2018

High educational, professional standards go hand in hand

Repeated AOA Board of Trustees comments on professional optometric degree program standards draws response from Accreditation Council on Optometric Education.Read more >

November 20, 2018

President's column: Real partners in diabetes care

Imagine the incredible impact doctors of optometry could make if they were more aggressively integrated into taking care of patients with diabetes.Read more >

November 19, 2018

FTC finds 1-800 Contacts engaged in anticompetitive agreements

1-800 Contacts was found to have unlawfully harmed competition in online search advertising auctions and restricted the availability of truthful advertising to consumers, the FTC declared.Read more >

November 19, 2018