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Online applications for the continuing education program at Optometry’s Meeting® 2022 in Chicago, Illinois, June 15-19; the Virtual Learning Livecast (dates to be determined in 2022); and the AOA’s EyeLearn Professional Development Hub must be submitted by July 26.
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With the enforcement of new amendments to the Rule in effect, doctors must continue to adhere to the long standing Fairness to Contact Lens Consumers Act (FCLCA) requirement to provide patients with a copy of their contact lens prescription following completion of the contact lens fitting.


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Medicare expansion momentum grows in Congress as AOA mobilizes doctors, students

The AOA is hosting a profession-wide videoconference, Thursday, July 29, to discuss rapidly developing legislation to expand Medicare benefits and is seeking members’ input to inform advocacy.

Carrying the torch: AOA campaign message reaches billions

With the competitions officially underway July 23, the AOA is capitalizing on its partnership with surfer Caroline Marks and USA Surfing to raise awareness about the essentialness of regular, comprehensive eye care and vision health. Doctors of optometry can get involved with the See and Be Seen campaign.

Congress urges administration to fully implement provider nondiscrimination law

Regulators have taken a “hands-off” approach to this key ACA provision for a decade, but now members of Congress encourage full implementation of the law as originally intended.

July 23 - 25, 2021
Oregon's Meeting
August 7 - 8, 2021
Anterior Segment Laser Certification Course
Bloomington, Indiana
September 24 - 25, 2021
Minnesota Optometric Association 2021 Fall Meeting
Bloomington, Minnesota

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