Utilize the tools from AOAExcel®’s endorsed business partners to increase revenue and reduce expenses in order to maximize profitability in your practice.
Saving money in your practice takes time and energy from both you and your staff. Remove these headaches by taking advantage of the offerings from AOAExcel's endorsed business partners. Maximize profitability in your practice by utilizing the following products and services.
The AOA Business Card
The premier OD business card - the AOA Mastercard World Elite Business Credit Card - gives business owners unprecedented benefits within an easy-to-use online card platform. AOA members enjoy perks such as 2% back in rewards and paid AOA dues, all with no annual fee.
Join the hundreds of AOA member practices that have unlocked deep discounts from over 100 vendors through AOAExcel's group purchasing organization (GPO). Find out how GPOs leverage the spending from health systems across the country to negotiate volume pricing for your practice, ranging from cell phones to office supplies and everything in between.
Credit card processing
There are many options available to doctors of optometry when it comes to credit card payment processing terminals in their practices, and it's also one of the quickest ways to lower expenses. Selecting a secure and efficient payment processing terminal is an easy way to help improve your patients' experiences and to ensure your practice receives each payment quickly and without complications.
Practice smarter and more efficiently.
Learn more about the products and services from AOAExcel’s endorsed business partners and how they provide proven tools for success.
AOA and AFOS: ‘Cut through the noise’ and empower licensed doctors of optometry to provide greater access to care to veterans
Eye care is the third-most requested health service by veterans at the VA—and doctors of optometry provide the majority of that care. Yet, as the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) considers new national standards of practice for more than 50 health professions at its facilities, optometrists are making a winning case for expanding their role at an understaffed VA and are galvanizing against baseless attacks from organized medicine, ophthalmology and a few unbending legislators.
September is Paraoptometric Appreciation Month, celebrating optometric practice staff around the country. Two paraoptometric professionals who provide eye care as active-duty veterans in the United States Armed Forces share their stories.