COVID-19 Information

The CMS’s specific guidance on reopening facilities to provide nonemergent and non-COVID-19 health care is in effect. Under this framework, state-by-state decisions will guide when and how doctors and practices can resume delivery of complete, comprehensive care. Each individual VA facility, along with their Network Directors’ leadership, is currently developing a response to resume care .  Please work with local leadership to communicate your clinic’s needs. The following VA Guidance for COVID-19 Related Care can Read more…

AMSUS Annual Meeting Deadlines Extended

Given current demands on all Federal Agencies/Departments, particularly our AMSUS members, we are shifting annual meeting submission due dates to the right 6 weeks to allow the time necessary with so many focusing on COVID-19 response. These new deadlines are now hard stops and compress the schedule, which affects preparation processes. New deadlines to submit your abstract: Lecture abstract deadline extended to 17 July 2020 Poster abstracts deadline extended to 3 August 2020 For more Read more…

NAVAO Constitution

The NAVAO Constitution has been amended to reflect changes to the Constitution Article IV, Section IV (Newsletter requirements) and By-laws Article I Section1 and Article II (Retired VA Optometrists Membership) as voted on by the membership present at the NAVAO business meeting.