A new, free tool is helping optometrists to give their patients incentive to quit smoking.
Optometry has been spared cuts to funding, according to the Australian Government’s mid-year Budget update released today.
Health workers have a comprehensive new resource to help identify and refer Indigenous patients with or at risk of vision problems.
Keeping your patients in the loop is easier and more important than ever before.
Studies show Australians with wet AMD do better than those in Europe or the USA, and Parkinson’s Disease medication delays AMD development.
Corporate and independent practitioners alike are reaping the benefits of investing in formal qualifications for their staff.
Optometric support and assistance could be just what the doctor ordered.
Sixty-one per cent of respondents to a member survey are ‘very concerned’ about the future viability of their practices, following the changes to Medicare introduced nearly one year ago.
The Melbourne property owned by Optometry Australia was passed in at auction yesterday.
Perth optometrist Michael Doyle has developed a business model to cope with Medicare cuts and increased competition. He says the more savvy your business model is, the clearer your survival strategy.
There have been new appointments at BHVI, Vision 2020 Australia and the Optometry Council
How you deal with a patient’s complaint may influence whether the problem escalates into a fully-blown legal matter.
Small businesses will have to make employee superannuation payments electronically from July next year.
Four optometry students can gain first-hand understanding of eye health in Indigenous communities in the Pilbara and Kimberley regions of Western Australia.