• Academy Member Benefits

  • Academy membership offers a variety of valuable member benefits designed to support a successful and efficient practice, ensuring your patients receive the best possible eye care.

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  • Benefits of Academy Membership

    Fellow /
    Member
    International
    Member
    International
    Member-in-
    Training
    Member-in-
    Training
    Annual Dues Amount

    $995 USD

    $525 USD

    $175 USD

    Free

    Ophthalmology® and Journal Gateway 

    Dive deeper into the latest news in ophthalmology with free, one-stop, digital access to 15 peer-reviewed journals.
    IRIS® Registry (Intelligent Research in Sight)

    Improve patient care, simplify federal quality reporting and receive personalized support for your Medicare physician payment questions.
     
    Ophthalmic News and Education (ONE) Network® 

    Learn anytime, anywhere with unrestricted, on-demand access to thousands of instructional videos, CME courses, self-assessments and more.
    Ophthalmology® Science

    Get a $500 discount on Open Access fees for each accepted paper you publish in the Academy’s first Open Access journal. ($2,000 for Academy members and $2,500 for nonmembers)
    Digital Access to Focal Points archive – New in 2021

    The full archive of 100+ digital issues help you apply the findings from recent research into daily practice.
    EyeNet® Magazine

    Get a roundup of the latest industry news and clinical updates with the Academy’s monthly newsmagazine.
    Practice Management Resources

    Manage the everyday challenges and changes in your practice with a rich variety of tools to help you navigate MIPS, avoid coding pitfalls and get maximum reimbursement.
       

    Benefits of Academy Membership

    Fellow /
    Member
    International
    Member
    International
    Member-in-
    Training
    Member-in-
    Training
    Annual Dues Amount

    $995 USD

    $525 USD

    $175 USD

    Free

    Eligibility for OMIC coverage

    Only Academy members are eligible for coverage through the Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company, the only ophthalmology-specific medical liability insurance carrier.
    Member Pricing on products, services and Academy meetings

    Save up to 50% off list prices.
    Ophthalmology Job Center

    Member pricing on job postings on the #1 job site for ophthalmology.
    COVID-19 Resources

    Get clinical guidance with special considerations for ophthalmic surgery and practical advice for managing your practice with new protocols.
    Find an Ophthalmologist

    Market your practice and let potential patients find you easily by area or subspecialty.
         
    CME Central

    Report and track CME credits earned. Only Academy members can review and print a copy of their complete CME transcript.
       
    Achievement Award Program and International Awards Program

    Demonstrate your commitment to ongoing education and participation.
       

    Advocacy

    Stay up to date on the regulatory, reimbursement and legislative issues in Washington, D.C. and around the U.S.

    Benefits Valued At

    $46,134
    $7,331
    $7,071
    $9,828
    Annual Dues Amount

    $995 USD

    $525 USD

    $175 USD

    Free

    Benefits of Academy Membership

    Annual Dues Amount

    $995 USD

    Ophthalmology® and Journal Gateway  

    Get a $500 discount on Open Access fees for each accepted paper you publish in the Academy’s first Open Access journal. ($2000 for Academy members and $2500 for nonmembers)
    IRIS® Registry (Intelligent Research in Sight)

    Improve patient care, simplify federal quality reporting and receive personalized support for your Medicare physician payment questions.
    Ophthalmic News and Education (ONE) Network® 

    Learn anytime, anywhere with unrestricted, on-demand access to thousands of instructional videos, CME courses, self-assessments and more.
    Ophthalmology® Science

    Get a $500 discount on Open Access fees for each accepted paper you publish in the Academy’s first Open Access journal. ($2,000 for Academy members and $2,500 for nonmembers)
    Digital Access to Focal Points archive – New in 2021

    The full archive of 100+ digital issues help you apply the findings from recent research into daily practice.
    EyeNet® Magazine

    Get a roundup of the latest industry news and clinical updates with the Academy’s monthly newsmagazine.
    Practice Management Resources

    Manage the everyday challenges and changes in your practice with a rich variety of tools to help you navigate MIPS, avoid coding pitfalls and get maximum reimbursement.
    Eligibility for OMIC coverage

    Only Academy members are eligible for coverage through the Ophthalmic Mutual Insurance Company, the only ophthalmology-specific medical liability insurance carrier.
    Member Pricing on products, services and Academy meetings

    Save up to 50% off list prices.
    Ophthalmology Job Center 

    Member pricing on job postings on the #1 job site for ophthalmology.
    COVID-19 Resources

    Get clinical guidance with special considerations for ophthalmic surgery and practical advice for managing your practice with new protocols.
    Find an Ophthalmologist

    Market your practice and let potential patients find you easily by area or subspecialty.
     
    CME Central

    Report and track CME credits earned. Only Academy members can review and print a copy of their complete CME transcript.
    Achievement Award Program and International Awards Program

    Demonstrate your commitment to ongoing education and participation.
    Advocacy

    Stay up to date on the regulatory, reimbursement and legislative issues in Washington, D.C. and around the U.S.

    Benefits Valued At

    $46,134

    Annual Dues Amount

    $995 USD