Senate's pandemic relief bill will help optometry practices nationwide; AOA to seek additional support

The largest economic relief bill in U.S. history will direct $2.2 trillion in aid, including emergency business loans and other provisions that will directly help optometric practices. AOA still working to secure additional relief.Read more >

March 25, 2020

COVID-19 pandemic prompts CMS to postpone MIPS deadline, grant exclusions

CMS announces the 2019 MIPS data submission deadline will be extended 30 days, while those failing to meet the deadline will qualify for extreme, uncontrollable circumstances policy.Read more >

March 25, 2020

Foundation announces 2020 inductees into the National Optometry Hall of Fame

For 22 years, the National Optometry Hall of Fame has recognized and honored doctors of optometry who have made significant and enduring contributions to the optometric profession.Read more >

March 23, 2020

Diabetes Alert Day: AOA provides essential clinical resource for doctors of optometry

Guideline contains 31 recommended actions to enhance care of patients with diabetes.Read more >

March 20, 2020

AOA mobilizes for doctors in national response to pandemic

Members asked to call their senators and get their backing for relief for frontline optometric practices.Read more >

March 19, 2020

AOA assembles industry leaders to set future guidance for telehealth services

Industry leaders presented in March to new AOA Telehealth Council.Read more >

March 18, 2020