Virtual NAVAO Meeting 2020 – October 8, 8pm EST

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and in an effort to maintain the health and safety of our members, the annual NAVAO Meeting will be held virtually this year. All members will be invited to join!  The meeting is scheduled for 8-9pm EST Thursday, Oct 8th and will include NAVAO updates from our respective committee leaders as well as an VA Optometry Service update.  We hope to see you there! Email invitations have been send Read more…

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…

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.