• H. Dunbar Hoskins Jr., MDThe H. Dunbar Hoskins Jr., M.D. Center for Quality Eye Care was established as a quality of care and health policy research center that advances the accessibility to and appropriateness of eye care services. The work of the Hoskins Center will help ensure that patients continue to receive high quality, evidence-based eye care within a tightening economic environment that demands increased value for services provided.

  • from AAO PPP Panels, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Recommendations distilled from the various Preferred Practice Pattern® (PPP) Guidelines titles.
    Summary Benchmark Translations
    from AAO PPP Glaucoma Panel, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Recommendations distilled from the PPPs for the diagnosis and management of primary open-angle glaucoma, primary open-angle glaucoma suspect, and primary angle-closure disease
    Summary Benchmark
    from AAO PPP Retina/Vitreous Panel, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Recommendations distilled from the PPPs for AMD; diabetic retinopathy; idiopathic epiretinal membrane and vitreomacular traction; idiopathic macular hole; posterior vitreous detachment, retinal breaks, and lattice degeneration; retinal and ophthalmic artery occlusions; and r…
    Summary Benchmark Translations
    from AAO PPP Pediatric Ophthalmology/Strabismus Panel, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Recommendations distilled from the PPPs for the evaluation and management of amblyopia, esotropia, and exotropia
    Summary Benchmark Translations
    from AAO PPP Cornea/External Disease Panel, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Recommendations distilled from the PPPs for the diagnosis and management of bacterial keratitis, blepharitis, conjunctivitis, corneal ectasia and opacification, and dry eye syndrome.
    Summary Benchmark Translations
    from AAO PPP Cataract and Anterior Segment Panel, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Recommendations distilled from the PPP for the evaluation and management of patients with cataract
    Summary Benchmark Translations
    from AAO PPP Refractive Management/Intervention Panel, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Recommendations distilled from the PPP for refractive surgery patients including PRK, epi-LASIK, LASEK, LASIK, phakic IOLs, and refractive lens exchange
    Summary Benchmark Translations
    from AAPOS PPP Adult Strabismus Committee and AAO PPP Pediatric Ophthalmology/Strabismus Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Recommendations distilled from the PPP for Adult Strabismus
    Summary Benchmark
    from AAO PPP Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Comprehensive Adult Medical Eye Evaluation.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Glaucoma Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Glaucoma Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Primary Angle-Closure Disease.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Glaucoma Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Glaucoma Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma Suspect.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Glaucoma Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Glaucoma Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Primary Open-Angle Glaucoma.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Retina/Vitreous Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Retina/Vitreous Preferred Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Diabetic Retinopathy.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Retina/Vitreous Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Retina/Vitreous Preferred Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Age-Related Macular Degeneration.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Retina/Vitreous Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Retina/Vitreous Preferred Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Retinal Vein Occlusions.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Retina/Vitreous Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Retina/Vitreous Preferred Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Idiopathic Macular Hole.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Retina/Vitreous Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Retina/Vitreous Preferred Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Idiopathic Epiretinal Membrane and Vitreomacular Traction.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Retina/Vitreous Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Retina/Vitreous Preferred Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Retinal and Ophthalmic Artery Occlusions.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAPOS PPP Adult Strabismus Committee and AAO PPP Pediatric Ophthalmology/Strabismus Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Preferred Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Adult Strabismus.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline
    from AAO PPP Retina/Vitreous Committee, Hoskins Center for Quality Eye Care
    Updated evidence-based Retina/Vitreous Preferred Practice Pattern® (PPP), addressing Posterior Vitreous Detachment, Retinal Breaks, and Lattice Degeneration.
    Preferred Practice Pattern Guideline