• The American Academy of Ophthalmic Executives (AAOE), the Academy's practice management affiliate, is dedicated to meeting the educational needs of those responsible for managing the business side of ophthalmic practice. AAOE's mission is to facilitate the success of ophthalmic practices with timely and accurate practice management and coding information, education, tools and resources.

    AAOE members receive:

    • Full access to the Academy's ONE® Network
    • Practice Management Express, a weekly newsletter with news and advice
      • Current, reliable tips about ophthalmic coding
      • Management articles providing best practices on a variety of topics
    • Online and email listservs
      • E-Talk — General practice questions
      • E-Retina — Retina practice questions
      • E-Code — Billing/coding issues
    • Free registration and priority housing for the Academy's annual meetings
    • Subscription to Eyenet magazine, which includes practice management features 'The Savvy Coder' and 'Practice Perfect'
    • Weekly Academy news briefs
      • Academy Express — Highlights from peer-reviewed clinical journals and news from the Academy
      • Washington Report Express — Updates on legislative and regulatory issues
    • The AAOE website, including information about coding and practice management tools, resources and online courses
      • Customized answers to your questions about coding, PQRS and EHR planning, selection, implementation and meaningful use
      • Practice Forms Library — A collection of ophthalmic medical practice forms supplied and shared by your colleagues, AAOE members
    • Member discounts on products, webinars, online courses and more
    • Member access to the American Academy of Ophthalmology Buying Program (Formerly known as SimplifEye™). Developed exclusively for Academy and AAOE members by Henry Schein, Inc., offers cost savings on a wide selection of medical and surgical supplies.