Your source for fresh news updated daily on topics ranging from clinical eye care to advocacy to practice management tips.

New technology for the advanced AMD patient

The implantable miniature telescope is one option to improve vision.

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.

FTC announces proposed ban on noncompete clauses

Public comment period ends in March, as groups such as the U.S. Chamber of Commerce vow opposition to new final rule on employment covenants.

Why Optometry’s Meeting®? 3 reasons Washington, D.C., is the place to be

Registration and housing for Optometry’s Meeting®, June 21-24, in Washington, D.C., are now open. See why doctors, paraoptometrics and optometry students can all benefit from the members’ meeting.

Advocacy updates

AOA challenges baseless attacks, mischaracterizations of optometric care

Despite a vocal few denouncing gains in optometric care, the profession defines itself through the everyday application of quality clinical care, reinforced by optometry’s advocates’ vigilant outreach.

Leading the charge: AOA recommends care standard for telemedicine use amid rapid change

AOA Board of Trustees adopts recommendations from its Telehealth Council, which received input from leaders in eye health and vision care, technology, artificial and augmented intelligence and telemedicine platforms.

AOA Focus

AOA Focus is the magazine for AOA members. AOA Focus delivers a blend of updates, in-depth analysis and personal stories from doctors of optometry across the country on topics that matter most to the profession. This big-picture view is the perfect complement to the daily updates members get at AOA News.

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