Preparing students to be more than graduates

The AOA celebrates optometric educators this National Teacher Appreciation Week—and year round—as they adapt to new ways of inspiring excellence in a COVID-19 world.Read more >

April 30, 2020

Ethically providing telehealth/telemedicine services in your practice

Medicare's emergency expansion of telehealth services has provided an important connection point with patients. Doctors of optometry must be aware of the ethical considerations.Read more >

April 29, 2020

Submit MIPS data by April 30

Practices choosing to report through AOA MORE must complete the attestation steps within AOA MORE by 5 p.m. ET. Those failing to meet the deadline will qualify for extreme, uncontrollable circumstances policy.Read more >

April 28, 2020

Ready for routine care? AOA offers guidance for post-COVID-19 reactivation

Now’s the time to prepare your practice, patients and staff for a return to normalcy, and the AOA’s latest guidance offers recommendations on reopening for routine care.Read more >

April 23, 2020

How to reduce your carbon footprint

As you grapple with the new normal of the pandemic crisis and prepare to hit the ground running once practices reopen, consider ways your practice can take action to safeguard the planet.Read more >

April 22, 2020

Stimulating eye and vision research

The AOA will provide a maximum of $50,000 in direct costs for research conduct.Read more >

April 21, 2020