COVID-19 is interfering with eyecare services worldwide.
The fund provides up to $3,000 per AOA member, and up to $1,500 for nonmembers.
It will be held at the Javits Center in New York City.
The report was published online by JAMA Ophthalmology.
Continued economic stimulus measures are needed, says one retail expert.
But it's still crucial to wear them.
It's not an official recommendation yet, but could become one.
Many patients did not receive needed care during lockdown.
Who is offering it, what they are offering, and where you can get it … all in one place.
It had been scheduled for Oct. 2-5 in Paris.
The group applauded the policies set by Walmart and others.
The care kept vulnerable populations away from ERs dealing with coronavirus cases.
The benefits of masks ‘should no longer be up for debate,’ says the group’s president.
The decision relates to 'current trends of the coronavirus infection.'
It is making available a COVID-19 Relief Fund for fellow eye care nonprofits/charities that provide services within the United States and Canada.
Equipment such as such as goggles and face shields was linked to less infection.
'Previous downturns offer little guidance on what is likely to unfold over the next six to 12 months,' he says.
They're wary but see signs of hope.
But profitable scheduling while maintaining sanitation and social distancing has become the biggest challenge facing most businesses.
And many are surprised at how fast business is picking up…
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