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Medicare expansion momentum grows in Congress as AOA mobilizes doctors, students

July 22, 2021

The AOA is hosting a profession-wide videoconference, Thursday, July 29, to discuss rapidly developing legislation to expand Medicare benefits and is seeking members’ input to inform advocacy. Read More >

Carrying the torch: AOA campaign message reaches billions

July 21, 2021

With the competitions officially underway July 23, the AOA is capitalizing on its partnership with surfer Caroline Marks and USA Surfing to raise awareness about the essentialness of regular, comprehensive eye care and vision health. Doctors of optometry can get involved with the See and Be Seen campaign. Read More >

Congress urges administration to fully implement provider nondiscrimination law

July 19, 2021

Regulators have taken a “hands-off” approach to this key ACA provision for a decade, but now members of Congress encourage full implementation of the law as originally intended. Read More >




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