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New York gains oral medication prescribing authority

The Empire State rounds out the list of states permitting optometry’s oral medication prescribing for ocular diseases, capping a year of historic scope wins for optometry’s advocates.

CMS releases information on Part B claims-based quality measure scoring for 2021

MIPS participants: A CMS system processing error caused rejections of certain quality data codes.

A scary disconnect

Halloween is nearing and there’s nothing more haunting than this: Some patients and regulators don’t believe contact lenses pose any risk to consumers.

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