Webinar on the Path Forward for Optometry May 4, 2020

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May 4, 2020

Techniques to enhance contrast

There may be relatively simple changes that can be made to improve vision function, which will allow patients to comfortably perform desired activities.Read more >

June 1, 2020

ALERT: Arkansas scope saga necessitates urgent action

May 28, 2020

Opponents to Arkansas’ optometric scope of practice expansion up the ante in fight to repeal law; AOA steps up support and urges members’ immediate help. Read more >

Paraoptometrics have key role in scope expansion

May 27, 2020

Doctors of optometry and paraoptometrics should work hand in hand to meet future demands of patients. Read more >

Registration now open for the AOA 2020 Virtual Learning Livecast

May 26, 2020

AOA 2020 Virtual Learning Livecast, June 24-27, offers 60+ CE and professional development courses for doctors, paraoptometric staff and students. Read more >

Study: Scope expansion to save Americans $4.6 billion annually

May 26, 2020

Billions in annual savings to Americans’ health care and widespread support for a full range of optometric care are linchpin findings of a new report on nationwide optometric scope of practice expansion. Read more >

AOA pushes hard to address increased cost for necessary personal protective equipment

May 21, 2020

In its unflagging effort to support doctors of optometry providing essential care amid this pandemic, the AOA is seeking greater relief for practices needing PPE to ensure the safety of patients, doctors and staff. Read more >

Dr. Google’s Rx? Take with a grain of salt

May 21, 2020

Online symptom checkers are correct only a third of the time, a new study says, but that doesn’t stop patients seeking a Dr. Google diagnosis. Read more >