The updates you need to position your practice to thrive.

‘Surgical Saturday’ courses build your practice’s office-based laser skills

Have office-based laser procedures piqued your interest? Hear from four Optometry’s Meeting® speakers about how every member of your care team can benefit from this new educational programming.

Managing expectations: Telemedicine’s next step

Out of the pandemic’s disruption came a new level of comfort with technology, redefining our routines. From shopping and entertainment to health care, Americans’ expectations are changing—and industries are adapting. Telemedicine is at a pivotal moment. So how do providers meet patients’ expectations with sound, quality care?

As law evolves, Board of Trustees updates AOA Antitrust Compliance Policy

Violators of antitrust laws are potentially subject to criminal and civil penalties, as well as “immediate dismissal” from their position or relationship with the AOA, even if they were unaware their actions were not legal.

5 ways AOA membership can bring your practice success

Are you taking advantage of these AOA member benefits? Leverage these tools and resources to position your practice for success.

Excel Your Career

From the liability insurance you need to begin your career with peace of mind, to retirement planning resources to secure your future—AOAExcel® has the tools for success no matter what stage of your career.
6 ways to make a job posting pop

Learn about the key ways to make your job posting attract the highest-quality candidates, as well as an AOA-member benefit that can help.

The impact of paraoptometric certification

The AOA offers a range of opportunities for paraoptometrics to obtain their certification, and an upcoming webinar highlights the difference it can make to their practice and patients.

Get learning: AOA EyeLearn revamp improves accessibility of CE resource

The AOA member-benefit online learning system offers an expanding catalog of continuing education and professional development courses available to doctors, paraoptometric staff and students.

‘Good faith estimate’ requirement takes effect: What you need to know

While the AOA, and others, urge HHS to rethink implementation of this No Surprises Act provision, an upcoming #AskAOA webinar will help doctors meet the requirements that took effect Jan. 1, 2022.

Keeping the practice’s mental health top of mind

Unsurprisingly, our stress levels are at the highest point in decades. How can you help ease anxiety and promote mental health in your practice?

Optimize your student loan repayment strategy

Steps to take following the expiration of the federal student loan interest and payment holiday May 1, 2022.