3 ways to be an all-star advocate

Getting involved is critical to ensuring optometry’s priority issues are supported at the state and federal levels.Read more >

December 7, 2016

AOA complaint focuses FDA sights on Opternative

In a meeting with AOA president-elect, FDA officials point to importance of AOA complaint against Opternative and its ongoing inquiry into company’s claims.Read more >

November 29, 2016

VSP spells doom, gloom to kill AOA-backed vision plan legislation

DOC Access Act to eliminate anti-patient, anti-competitive health and vision plan abuses.Read more >

November 23, 2016

FTC proposes Contact Lens Rule changes; AOA warns of inaction

Regulation would require doctors to obtain patient acknowledgement of contact lens prescription.Read more >

November 17, 2016

AOA’s privacy appeal prompts change at testing organization

AOA Board’s call to phase out use of SSNs hearkened, new tracker numbers implemented.Read more >

November 3, 2016

AOA promotes consumer choice, patient safety protections

About 80 staffers attend Oct. 25 briefing on Capitol Hill.Read more >

October 27, 2016