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Practice Management

Arkansas Scope Bill Moves to Governor’s Office

The law’s imminent approval kicks off a busy legislative year for optometry.
March 22, 2019

Optometry Honors “Uncle Frank” With Two New Awards

The late Dr. Frank Fontana’s rich and generous legacy spanned seven decades.
March 6, 2019

Arkansas Scope Expansion Bill Fails

A narrow defeat keeps lasers out of optometry’s hands, for now.
March 4, 2019

Yes, Patient Education Videos Do Work

It’s an inexpensive, effective way to reduce anxiety and improve the overall experience.
February 28, 2019

Study: Tight-lipped Patients Give Misleading Histories

Medically relevant information is often withheld from doctors.
February 4, 2019

Electronic Tags Track Patient Flow, Pinpoint Logjams

Technology continuously captures patient wait times.
January 23, 2019

Ohio Vision Bill Gives Optometry More Leeway

ODs and insurers support new legislation.
January 3, 2019

Federal Report Backs Expanded Scope Laws

Departments advocate for more indications for optometry.
December 17, 2018

Opternative Changes Name to Visibly

The company says it’s trying to repair relations with optometry.
December 13, 2018

Optometry Benefits in ’19 Medicare Rules

In the coming year, coverage will favor ODs.
November 26, 2018