What you need to know about changes in 2023.
September marks Paraoptometric Appreciation Month, the only formal observance dedicated to honor optometric practice staff. Three ways for doctors to honor their staff and for paraoptometrics to advance their careers.
September is Life Insurance Awareness Month. Learn about AOA member benefits available through AOAExcel®.
The Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) regulates some forms of calls and texts sent by businesses. Is your practice, in its communications with patients, complying with the TCPA?
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The Commission on Paraoptometric Certification has launched remote proctored testing, which can benefit paraoptometrics and optometric practices alike. Paraoptometrics can schedule testing at their convenience—timewise and at home/work or other secure location. For doctors, there are now greater and more efficient opportunities for access for your staff to seek certification.
Staff interested in preparing for their paraoptometric certification can access an updated paraoptometric examination candidate handbook.
Hiring takes longer these days. Ensure your listing stands out.
In Part II of the AOA Focus series on communication, AOA members share tips and guidance on the most pressing patient communication issues today.
Amid health care change and new threats, the Center for Independent Practice (CIP) emerges as a force supporting current and next-gen doctors of optometry. Register for the CIP symposium on June 23 at Optometry’s Meeting® 2023.