Video & Audio

Video & Audio
 

 

The timing is right for Optometrists to get involved with ACO’s; ACO’s should be leveraging working relationships with all provider types including Optometrists specifically since the Diabetic Eye Care measure has been added to the scoring sheet for ACO’s.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Discover the benefits of an integrated healthcare solution. Third Party Center advocates for the rational inclusion and integration of full-scope optometric services as standard covered benefits in all health care benefit plans and the inclusion of optometrists as participating providers in all health plan provider networks. Through extensive research and an AOA sponsored study, this video outlines the flaws of the current system and presents the advantages of the Third Party Center vision. Click the video on the left to learn more!

 

 

Video & Audio
 

 

 

This course will provide the participant with an overview of the current health care delivery system as it relates to eye care services as well as the challenges that the profession of optometry faces given the current market conditions. Also, we will review the past, current, and future state regulatory environment covering topics such as state laws that impact optometric scope of practice, scope of payment, and health care delivery market participation.

It’s time to rethink eyecare. There is a new market reality for optometrists, which has been created by healthcare reform and the Affordable Care Act as well as the ever evolving state and federal regulatory environment. A panel of experts from the American Optometric Association’s Third Party Center and State Government Relations Center will discuss the value of properly structured and administered eye health and vision care benefits as well as state legislative initiatives that may impact the practice of optometry.

You will learn about the latest trends in health plans, vision plans, and state laws all aimed at better understanding your options and making better business decisions for your practice and taking advantage of opportunities that may be available in your market. You will also learn about the advantages of integrating and embedding all eye health and vision care benefits as core components of health benefit packages.

 

 

 

 

The timing is right for Optometrists to get involved with ACO’s; ACO’s should be leveraging working relationships with all provider types including Optometrists specifically since the Diabetic Eye Care measure has been added to the scoring sheet for ACO’s.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Discover the benefits of an integrated healthcare solution. Third Party Center advocates for the rational inclusion and integration of full-scope optometric services as standard covered benefits in all health care benefit plans and the inclusion of optometrists as participating providers in all health plan provider networks. Through extensive research and an AOA sponsored study, this video outlines the flaws of the current system and presents the advantages of the Third Party Center vision. Click the video on the left to learn more!