New Member Benefit - The NOA is offering our members free online COPE approved CE through Seeing Is Believing 2014 (SIB)
SIB will feature 30 Speakers and will offer:
. 10 COPE Clinical CE hours - 10 clinical CE courses that will cover professional development, nutrition, dry eye, and more.
. 10 Practice Management CE hours on health care reform, medical model, e-marketing, navigating change and much more.
PLEASE NOTE - ONLY THE COPE APPROVED CLASSES OFFERED IN SIB ARE APPROVED FOR YOUR NEVADA CE CREDITS. NON- COPE COURSES DO NOT QUALIFY FOR NEVADA CE CREDITS.
Attend the live presentations and ask questions of the presenters during the two day live events on January 29-30, 2014. NOA members can also then take the COPE and non-COPE approved continuing education courses "OnDemand" for an additional 90 days following the live dates. Access is 24/7 for these courses after the live sessions on January 29-30.
NOA Members will receive VIP access codes for SIB via email.
Doctors of optometry (ODs) are the primary health care professionals for the eye. Optometrists examine, diagnose, treat, and manage diseases, injuries, and disorders of the visual system, the eye, and associated structures as well as identify related systemic conditions affecting the eye.
Community Health Centers – partnering with the National Association of Community Health Centers, the AOA is working to improve access to center eye and vision care services.
Healthy Eyes Healthy People® – Healthy Eyes Healthy People® is an ambitious public-private initiative to improve the eye and visual health of the American public.
InfantSEE® – affords a one-time, comprehensive eye assessment at no cost for infants in their first years of life.
VISION USA – helps low-income, uninsured people and their families by providing basic eye health and vision care services free of charge.
Optometric Disaster Relief Fund – offers optometrists financial assistance for damages incurred from natural disasters.
In accordance with NOA bylaws, we are sharing an overview of the 2013 AOA House of Delegates resolutions, trustee candidates and the NOA recommendation for each resolution and trustee.
1. NOA Board of Directors - 2013 AOA Congress Resolutions and Elections
2. AOA House of Delegates 2013 Proposed Resolutions
3. AOA Advance Copy of Resolutions 2013
4. 2013 AOA Congress - Summary Report
5. License Renewal Requirements as Amended at HOD