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Practice Management

Building Up During COVID-19

Amid the epidemic, practices are starting to see patients in a modified course of action.
May 18, 2020

Not All Breath Shields Are Created Equal

Size and curvature appear to be key to protection, experiment shows.
May 13, 2020

ODs Set Up Shop Slowly but Surely

Gradual reopenings have started in the wake of COVID-19, and practices plan for staying in business.
April 29, 2020

Most ODs Plan to Mask Patients

A European survey found they expect patients to follow PPE protocols, too.
April 24, 2020

Practices Plan for Post-COVID Life

Survey shows that ODs are looking for ways to make a return to normal operations an immediate reality.
April 21, 2020

New Week, New COVID Challenges Met

Survey shows practitioners are finding ways to serve patients and keep their businesses afloat.
April 10, 2020

Your Patient May Be Lost to Follow Up If…

Investigators say some signs can predict DR patients who are unlikely to return.
April 10, 2020

Optometry Students Fulfill Clinic Hours Virtually

AAO and ASCO team up to create an online program to help ODs-in-training stay on track.
April 9, 2020

ODs Recalibrate Due to COVID-19 Closures

Many are turning to telehealth and emergency-only visits to ensure minimal disruption of care.
April 3, 2020

Eyecare Providers Can Limit COVID-19 Exposure

Singapore provides suggestions to help clinics avoid transmission.
April 2, 2020