Being a newly licensed optician has been rewarding since I've passed my boards. There is always something new to learn. I had an immediate sense of relief and added confidence when I opened the letter to discover I passed.
In 2017, the Opticians Association of Ohio was in crisis when the Ohio Optical Dispensers Board (Ohio’s opticianry licensing board) was voted out of existence and replaced by the Ohio Vision Professionals Board.
In honor of Black History Month, it is fitting to highlight the accomplishments of an African American eye care provider. Dr. Paula Newsome is the first African American female optometrist to open a private practice in North Carolina, and no stranger to a fight.
Feeling blue? There’s a chance that you and a lot of other folks will be in 2020, and for once, that’s a good thing. Pantone recently announced the color of the year for 2020—and while in years past, their selections have been on the wilder parts of the color wheel, this time it’s something a little more broadly accessible: Classic blue.
A digital tattoo is an individual or business “footprint” or digital identity. In this connected world, immediately after meeting someone we can find out their address, birthdate, where they were yesterday and where they work.
The American Academy of Ophthalmology (AAO) has designated February as Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD) Awareness month. It’s time to get ready to educate your patients and get the word out about this devastating eye disease.