What new Medicare Beneficiary Identifiers mean for you

August 26, 2019

Starting Jan. 1, 2020, doctors must use new Medicare Beneficiary Identifiers instead of Health Insurance Claims Numbers on claims submission and eligibility transactions. Read more >

5 tips for a tear-free assessment

August 26, 2019

Not only does InfantSEE® set children up for a lifetime of healthy vision, but it also serves as a patient education tool and public health outreach initiative. Read more >

FDA enforcement action disrupts vision test company

August 22, 2019

Online vision test removed from Visibly website after FDA publishes recall notice. Read more >

Increase fitting success with better communication

August 21, 2019

Beyond the tangible benefits of corrected vision, eye health and convenience, contact lens wearers also can experience greater social empowerment and self-esteem. AOA CLCS members offer up five tips for better communication during fittings. Read more >

Sink or swim? Preparing for the ‘Gray Tsunami’

August 20, 2019

By 2060, 1 in every 4 Americans will be 65 and older. Eye care is essential in this population and optometry has an opportunity to make a difference. Find resources and education to get involved. Read more >

Health literacy and contact lens patients: How doctors of optometry can help

August 15, 2019

Contact lens patients aren’t picking up what eye care providers are putting down, suggests a new CDC report that recommends examining effective provider-patient communications. Read more >