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Practice Management

Lax Prevention Efforts Caused EKC Outbreak

A survey highlighted a handful of concerns regarding transmission-based precautions.
February 11, 2020

Vermont Rejects Scope Expansion

Optometrists sought to include some laser procedures, lid injections and lid lesion treatment.
February 4, 2020

Mild Low Vision Care Barriers Revealed

Patient perception and access to the right equipment top the list.
January 27, 2020

Eye Care Private Equity Acquisitions on the Rise

Deep-pocketed firms are putting more money than ever into optometry and ophthalmology offices.
January 22, 2020

Patients Face Barriers to Neuro Consults

Referrals are delayed and offices are few and far between.
November 20, 2019

California Looks to Dim Blue Lights

Legislation aims to shade children from effects of glowing screens.
October 25, 2019

Scleral Lens Terminology Guide Comes to Fruition

A common language, if adopted, would improve exchanges between doctors and manufacturers.
October 11, 2019

One Billion Have Preventable Vision Impairment

New WHO report calls for immediate action against vast challenges in eye care.
October 8, 2019

AOA Asks FDA to Recall 1-800's Eye Exam

Letter claims that the device is not substantially equivalent to visual acuity charts.
October 7, 2019

New Daily Disposable Keeps Doctors in Charge

The lens’s distribution plan is designed to out-maneuver online retailers.
October 2, 2019