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Congress’ Medicare vision efforts fizzle, 10% pay cuts still loom

November 22, 2021

A Medicare vision benefit expansion was cut from the Build Back Better Act, but now advocates shift focus to avoiding nearly 10% cuts to Medicare reimbursement on Jan. 1, 2022. Read More >

By the book: How to obtain hospital privileges

November 22, 2021

Adding optometry to the list of hospital outpatient services and inpatient consults not only realizes the high level of contemporary, optometric medical eye care doctors of optometry provide, but also leverages’ communities primary eye care providers in a way that is mutually beneficial for patients, hospitals and doctors. Read More >

3 tips for an eye-healthy Thanksgiving feast

November 22, 2021

Vitamins, nutrients in these holiday foods could benefit eye health. Read More >

Calendar of Events

Day in Olympia, Winter Board Meeting

January 30, 2022 - January 31, 2022

Double TreeRead more >

Postgraduate Seminar

March 19, 2022 - March 20, 2022

Kane Hall, University of WashingtonRead more >

OPW Annual Convention

June 3, 2022 - June 5, 2022

Semiahmoo ResortRead more >