ProVision has achieved a significant milestone with its 400th member, Queensland optometrist Cameron McMaster, joining the group.
Calculating what your services are worth will be made simpler with a new tool being developed by Optometry Australia.
A government body is due to consider an application requesting Medicare Benefits Schedule listing for removal of imbedded corneal foreign bodies for people presenting to an optometrist.
Tasmanian optometrists conducted about 600 vision screenings at the state’s largest agricultural event, Agfest, on 1-3 May.
Optometry Australia is launching a multi-faceted children’s vision consumer campaign commencing in June with the potential to reach several hundred thousand consumers.
The Optometry Board of Australia meeting in Perth on 24 April was preceded by a special networking event for members of Optometry Western Australia.
Optometrists get up close and personal to their patients every day so having fresh breath, or at least avoiding bad breath, is important for practice building.
Optometrists Association has updated its Q&A document that provides answers to 36 frequently asked questions about the implications for optometry in the Federal Budget.
Optometrists have seven months to reconsider their billing structure following an announcement in the Federal Budget that the Medicare fee cap will be removed.
In anticipation of a challenging Federal Budget, Optometrists Association has locked in a meeting early next week with the Prime Minister’s Health Adviser.
Optometrists are encouraged to become involved in Macular Degeneration Awareness Week on 25–31 May.
Optometrists Association Australia has been listening to its members. Today, it has revealed that it intends to have a new name and a new direction.
Optometrists Association is carefully examining the recommendations of the Australian Government’s Commission of Audit, released today, 1 May.
Focus will fall sharply on the future of the MBS when Federal Treasurer Joe Hockey hands down the Federal Budget on 13 May.
May is a challenging month for most professional associations and their members as the Federal Budget is handed down.