Do no harm? When Dr. Google’s ‘opinion’ clouds care

So, your patient decided to search the internet for clinical advice? A new Ethics Forum case study looks at how to discuss “Dr. Google” referrals with patients. Read more >

January 29, 2020

A victory lap for accountability

AOA advocacy hit a metaphorical home run in 2019 and will continue asking regulators to hold companies accountable when patients’ health is at stake.Read more >

January 29, 2020

‘Nobody is safe from this’: Cybercrime in health care

One misstep is all it takes to expose your practice’s essential data and protected health information to a costly cyberattack. The threat to health care is growing exponentially as is the sophistication of attacks, and your practice could be next.Read more >

January 28, 2020

Profession’s leaders primed for states’ opportunities, challenges in 2020

Presidents’ Council 2020 convened affiliate leaders and staff for professional development and an open forum with the AOA on opportunities, issues affecting the profession.Read more >

January 22, 2020

3 can’t-miss CE opportunities at Optometry’s Meeting® 2020

Open the 2020 CE catalog today to see all five days of industry-best CE that Optometry’s Meeting® has to offer in National Harbor, Maryland/Washington, D.C., June 24-28.Read more >

January 21, 2020

A healthy eyes recipe

Research shows that adding certain nutrients to patients’ daily diets can help preserve their vision. But not all nutrients are created equal. What is considered the pièce de résistance of eye-friendly nutrients? Counsel patients on what to eat to reduce the risk of vision loss risk and prevent chronic conditions.Read more >

January 20, 2020