FTC ignores Congress, AOA and other medical groups with flawed Contact Lens Rule changes

FTC’s plan levies prescribers with new paperwork and record-keeping mandates that AOA will discuss in an upcoming #AskAOA webinar. Read more >

June 25, 2020

AOA’s 2020-21 officers, trustees elected in historic vote

William T. Reynolds, O.D., new AOA president, lays out challenges in inaugural address.Read more >

June 25, 2020

How does the new VSP policy impact you? AOA challenges VSP reimbursement policy change

Flawed plan, set to go into effect Sept. 1, reduces doctor and patient choice.Read more >

June 25, 2020

Changing of the guard

In a Q&A with AOA Focus, current AOA President Barbara L. Horn, O.D., and incoming President William T. Reynolds, O.D., discuss triumphs and challenges and the way ahead for optometry in these extraordinary times.Read more >

June 23, 2020

Mask policy considerations for your practice

A patient arrives at your practice for their appointment and is not wearing a face covering. The dilemma has been the subject of discussion among doctors of optometry.Read more >

June 17, 2020

AOA urges greater support as HHS issues Medicaid, CHIP relief funds

Relief funds available to Medicaid and CHIP-eligible doctors, but AOA expresses concerns for some doctors of optometry who may be overlooked.Read more >

June 16, 2020