AOA MORE and MIPS: What you need to know

Oct. 1 kicked off the final 90-day reporting period for 2018 MIPS. AOA MORE can help participating doctors of optometry avoid a payment penalty. Here’s how, including the latest on your EHR integration status.Read more >

December 6, 2018

How to optimize diabetic care

Doctors should be open to point-of-care-testing in their practice and be open to Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments program enrollment and certification.Read more >

December 4, 2018

CMS finalizes E/M documentation and reimbursement changes

The AOA is concerned that an implementation date for new changes in 2019 is too soon for the physician community to fully understand and implement these changes.Read more >

November 28, 2018

How to improve patient care and practice economics

Tips for finding equilibrium among the desire to not only deliver top-notch patient care using the most advanced equipment, but also to keep the practice operating in the black.Read more >

November 26, 2018

AOA scores big wins in Medicare’s 2019 PFS rulemaking

Medicare finalized its 2019 PFS and other 2019 QPP changes with broad input from AOA on key issues ranging from telehealth and E/M services to the importance of comprehensive eye exams.Read more >

November 8, 2018

Global period data collection and possible future changes

CMS may consider revaluing the 10-day global procedures in the near future.Read more >

November 6, 2018

Fear not: 4 ways to counter kids’ exam anxiety

Young children just aren’t fans of doctors’ visits. It’s a fact of life that doctors of optometry must navigate during pediatric eye exams, but there are strategies to help parents and providers.Read more >

October 24, 2018

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