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 24, 2020

AOAExcel® GPO to add additional optical products to help AOA members compete

GPO members already enjoy significant savings on everyday business and practice needs, but soon those discounts will include additional optical products, such as contact lenses, frames and lens materials.Read more >

January 15, 2020

Changes on the horizon for evaluation and management services

There has been a lot of information disseminated by various individuals and organizations regarding upcoming changes to coding and reimbursement for E/M services. Given the importance of E/M services in patient care, it’s critical that all doctors of optometry are aware of these changes.Read more >

December 25, 2019

Make your practice shine in 2020 through paraoptometric certification

Doctors of optometry may enroll their paraoptometric staff as associate members at no additional membership dues for the AOA-member doctor. Once enrolled as associate members, doctors' staff members automatically have access to the Paraoptometric Resource Center's career development resources.Read more >

December 20, 2019

AOA Coding Experts gain AMA CPT appointments

AOA representatives now sit on two prestigious AMA CPT coding committees, representing optometry. Access optometric billing and coding resources from AOA’s Coding Experts.Read more >

December 16, 2019

What Medicare’s 2020 PFS changes mean for optometry

Medicare finalized its 2020 PFS with changes to E/M codes, MIPS requirements and more. How AOA’s input shaped rulemaking and what it means for doctors.Read more >

November 13, 2019

AOA MORE protected $1 million in Medicare payments—here’s how it could help you

Participating in 2019 MIPS? Here’s how AOA MORE can help participating doctors of optometry meet requirements and protect their reimbursement.Read more >

October 30, 2019