COVID-19 crisis advocacy: AOA and affiliates put optometry's concerns front and center

Through continuous outreach to policymakers, payers, the news media and the public, the AOA and state associations are advancing these urgent priorities.Read more >

May 7, 2020

Resuming routines: Lessons from ‘Phase 1’ reopenings

New CMS guidance permits resuming non-COVID-19 routine care in certain circumstances. What that looks like from doctors of optometry reopening now.Read more >

May 5, 2020

The many benefits of the Mediterranean Diet

Research has linked its benefits to reducing the risks for developing AMD, as well as other chronic disease.Read more >

May 4, 2020

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