Practice Management

AMA Offers New Guidelines on Race and Ethnicity Reporting

ODs say this approach should be applied to clinical practice, too.
09/09/2021

Mastering OD-to-OD Referrals

Here’s how to build lasting relationships with your peers to provide more complete care.
08/15/2021

Optometry at Work: The How, When and Where of Who Delivers Care

Wide-ranging study finds a more balanced distribution between the genders, yet the profession falls short with minorities.
07/15/2021

Profit and Loss

Who wins and who loses as optometrists choose employment over entrepreneurship?
06/15/2021

Expanded Scope of Practice Law Nears Completion in Mississippi

The bill, which would allow ODs to prescribe oral steroids, administer injectables and remove growths around the eyelids, awaits the Governor’s signature.
03/17/2021

Mississippi Pushes for Expanded Scope of Practice

Proposal includes oral steroids, lid lesion care and laser capsulotomy privileges.
02/09/2021

Where Does Vision Care Fit in 2021?

A thriving optical practice needs three Ps: patients, purchases and profits. Each faces setbacks and obstacles. Here’s a look at recent threats and possible ways forward.
01/15/2021

Family is Family

They’re great and all, but they’ll drive you nuts. And you can’t even escape them at the office.
11/15/2020

A Simpler Way to Code Office Encounters

A major update coming in January will finally make things much easier.
10/15/2020

Will Subspecialization Help Optometry Evolve?

After years of discussion, it just may happen. Some think it’s long overdue—others say it’s unnecessary. Here’s a preview.
10/15/2020

Upcoming Events

September 30, 2021

Early Identification and Timely Referral
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Mohammad Rafieetary, OD, FAAO, and Jonathan Jonisch, MD
8:00–9:00pm EST

Sponsored by Regeneron

Register here

October 7, 2021

A New Perspective on Dry Eye
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: John Hovanesian, MD and Karen Skvarna, OD
8:30–9:30pm EST

Sponsored by Oyster Point

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October 12, 2021

A New Perspective on Dry Eye
Location: Virtual Event
Speakers: Preeya K. Gupta, MD and Amanda Steele, OD
7:30–8:30pm EST

Sponsored by Oyster Point

Register here