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Partner News
Monday, November 20, 2017
Society Selects New CEO »
The Wisconsin Medical Society Board of Directors has named Clyde “Bud” Chumbley, MD, MBA, chief executive officer of the W...
Monday, September 11, 2017
Doctor Day 2018 »
Doctor Day 2018 has been set for Tuesday, January 30.  The event will again be held at the Monona Terrace in Madison...
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
2017 Wisconsin Health News Conference »
Get the full story on the twists and turns of federal health reform and what it means for Wisconsin at this year's Wiscons...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
WHA Offering Education on Newly Available Expedited Physician Licensure Process »
With the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact’s voluntary expedited licensure process becoming operational this month, WHA...
Tuesday, April 18, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
New Society Resource Addresses ePDMP FAQs »
Effective April 1, 2017, Wisconsin Act 266 requires all Wisconsin-licensed physicians and other prescribers to review a pa...

WAO News
Monday, October 2, 2017
WAO Member, David Gamm, M.D., Ph.D.'s Team Awarded Honorable Mention from NEI Competition »
https://nei.nih.gov/content/national-eye-institute-awards-prize-retina-dish-competition National Eye Institute awards...
Monday, September 25, 2017
CODING and MEDICARE UPDATES »
CODING and MEDICARE UPDATES Joy Newby, LPN, CPC Newby Consulting, Inc.   ICD-10 Updates For...
Monday, July 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Doctor Day 2018 »
Doctor Day 2018 has been set for Tuesday, January 30.  The event will again be held at the Monona Terrace in Madison...
Monday, July 3, 2017
Congrats to WAO member, Dr. Dennis Han! »
Dr. Dennis Han recognized with the American Academy of Ophthalmology Life Achievement Honor Award July 3, 2017...
Friday, June 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAO 2017 Outstanding Advocate Award »
Announcing Academy's 2017 Outstanding Advocate and Outstanding Humanitarian Service Award Recipients On behalf of t...

Legislative Updates
Monday, November 27, 2017
Workers Compensation Call to Action »
The legislature is considering legislation based on proposals from the Workers Compensation Advisory Council.  The pr...
Monday, November 27, 2017
Coalition Urges Repeal of IPAB »
Numerous state and national organizations across the country are asking the Senate to join the House in voting to repeal t...
Monday, November 27, 2017
Wisconsin Supreme Court to review case on medical malpractice caps »
November 27, Wisconsin Health News The state’s Supreme Court agreed last week to review a lower court’s decision...
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate Education Committee Backs Bills Targeting Drug Addiction »
The Senate Committee on Education approved two bills Monday that are part of a special session ordered by Gov. Scott Walke...
Monday, May 1, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Doctors, Acupuncturists Blast Chiropractic Bill »
Doctors and acupuncturists oppose a bill that would allow chiropractors to perform physical examinations for student athle...

AAO News
Thursday, December 7, 2017
Register for the Academy’s first-ever Ophthalmologists Business Summit »
Register for the Academy’s first-ever Ophthalmologists Business Summit Join us on Mar. 24 and 25 in Dallas, Texa...
Thursday, December 7, 2017
2017 Outstanding Advocate Awardee: Gregory P. Kwasny, MD »
2017 Outstanding Advocate Awardee: Gregory P. Kwasny, MD...
Thursday, November 16, 2017
AAO to Anthem Modifier 25 »
Craig E. Samitt, MD, MBA Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer Anthem, Inc. 120 Monument Circle Indi...
Thursday, November 16, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Thank You for Attending AAO 2017 »
Thanks to all who attended the annual meeting and made AAO 2017 a huge success. Check out this short video of highlights f...
Thursday, November 16, 2017
How to Avoid a 2019 MIPS Penalty »
AAO Our goal: Zero Medicare penalties for ophthalmologists in 2019. No ophthalmologist should receive a Medicare p...

Eye Health
Friday, December 8, 2017
Public Comment on Draft Research Plan: Ocular Prophylaxis for Gonococcal Ophthalmia Neonatorum »
December 7, 2017 – The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force posted today a draft research plan on ocular prophylaxis for...
Monday, December 4, 2017
Five Tips to Avoid Toy-Related Eye Injuries »
Five Tips to Avoid Toy-Related Eye Injuries WAO  and the American Academy of Ophthalmology urg...
Thursday, November 16, 2017
Recent News from the National Eye Institute »
NIH study finds donor corneas can be safely preserved for longer period— Corneal transplantation success unaffected for d...
Thursday, November 9, 2017
More News to Share: November EyeSmart Extras »
  This month EyeSmart also highlights these articles for patients....
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
New EyeSmart Video Highlights Healthy Contact Lens Habits »
New EyeSmart Video Highlights Healthy Contact Lens Habits Contact lenses provide safe and effective vision correc...