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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
Sunday, January 28, 2018
WAO Member featured on CW-57 Program "Wisconsin Doctors" »
Yao Liu, MD, assistant professor and Director of the UW Teleophthalmology Program, and staff from the UW Health Specialty...
Friday, December 15, 2017
Registration now open for WAO 2018 Coding Seminar! »
2018 WAO Coding Seminar: Registration  now open  for this  Spring Training  event!...
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...

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
Friday, January 19, 2018
Contribute to the Surgical Scope Fund to Provide Every State with Resources to Defend Patient Safety »
Contribute to the Surgical Scope Fund to Provide Every State with Resources to Defend Patient Safety  ...
Thursday, January 11, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
BREAKING: Academy Wins Vitrectomy Medicare Coverage Restoration »
BREAKING: Academy Wins Vitrectomy Medicare Coverage Restoration The Academy received word directly fro...
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...

Eye Health
Thursday, February 1, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Most Americans Unaware of One of the Leading Causes of Blindness Among Seniors »
Age-Related Macular Degeneration is one of the leading causes of blindness among seniors, affecting approximately 2.1 m...
Monday, January 22, 2018
New Device Combines Different Ophthalmology Equipment Into Single Instrument »
Patients receiving comprehensive eye exams have to go from one imaging device to another in order to properly assess their...
Friday, January 19, 2018
BREAKING: FDA Allows Expanded Beyond-Use Dates for Compounded, Repackaged Biologics »
The Food and Drug Administration finalized a new policy today that will enable ophthalmology’s continued access to sight-s...
Friday, January 5, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Asthma and allergic rhinitis linked to increased risk of cataracts »
Asthma and allergic rhinitis linked to increased risk of cataracts Download   PDF Copy...
Thursday, January 4, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
FDA clears eyedrop for ocular redness »
FDA clears eyedrop for ocular redness Valeant Pharmaceuticals announced the approval of the first over-the-coun...