MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

AACO is focused on helping corporate optometrists shape their future. As part of the vast network of resources that AACO provides to its members, we are able to offer exclusive discounts on products and services to our members. These essential programs are designed to help you as a professional, providing the tools you need to save time and money. AACO takes care of you so you can take care of your patients. See how membership pays for itself, and take advantage of member-only discounts, special programs and more.


PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

Earn $300 in ClinicCover credits and make up to 10 FREE job posts. Join a network of eye care partners who are participating in our mission to place doctors beside patients!

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 300.00 Value

 

NEW! AACO members receive a 15% discount on ADP services including payroll, human resources, health insurance services, retirement services, workers compensation services and timekeeping.

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 999.00 Value

OfficeMax provides products and services for your practice. Members receive discounts on office supplies, computer equipment and furniture, plus an exclusive link for ordering to take advantage of special member pricing.

Annual Membership Benefit - $100.00 Value

Innexus offers proven marketing solutions for eye care providers. AACO members receive a FREE basic web page with a choice of 3 different layout options, including design and monthly hosting.

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 775.00 Value

Get rid of paper charts in your office and save with Plano. Receive a free practice management solution with electronic scheduling and charting. Built by lease doctors for lease practices, Plano uses AI, automation, and robots to streamline office work. Think of it as your all-in-one practice operating system.

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 400.00 Value

PCS Services is dedicated to making compliance as easy and pain free as possible. Members receive 25% off all PCS services, including a dedicated customer support center to walk you through the process if you have questions or need help.

Annual Membership Benefit - $773.00 Value

Kickstart is a 12-month program designed to help corporate-affiliated members manage their practice. Starter program includes: 12-months EHR use including set-up fee and training (LiquidEHR), 12-months clearinghouse services and credentialing for Medicare or Medicaid (Trizetto). The KickStart EHR program is offered at the low cost of $2000 the 1st year. 

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 1600.00 Value

 

AACO members receive a 10% discount when ordering from 4-Imprint through the use of a members only code (join AACO to access the code).

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 500.00 Value

 

 

EDUCATION & NETWORKING

Each year, AACO hosts its two-day national meeting, bringing together corporate-affiliated optometrists from all brands and locations. The conference offers 30+ hours of education targeted corporate practicing ODs. Members enjoy endless networking possibilities plus exclusive discounts and rebates for early registration and perfect attendance.

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 200.00 Value

AACO has a special relationship with SECO International, one of optometry’s major education events. AACO members receive discounted enrollment to SECO each year, and access to a special education program, AACO Corporate Optometry Day at SECO.

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Annual Membership Benefit - $ 50.00 Value

AACO enjoys a partnership with the Greater Western Council of Optometry (GWCO), a major optometric education event. AACO members receive discounted enrollment each year, and access to a special education session AACO holds a during the conference each year.              

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 50.00 Value
 

AACO members receive complimentary Vision Expo exhibit hall pass ($150 value) and 15% off education for members and their staff.


Vision Expo East: June 2-5 Orlando Convention Center REGISTER NOW
Vision Expo West: September 22-25 Sands Convention Center Las Vegas

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 150.00 Value

 

 

MEMBER PUBLICATIONS

AACO's award-winning flagship magazine Corporate Optometrist™ delivers news, features, technologies, and advice that corporate optometrists need to stay at the top of their profession. Corporate Optometrist™ provides timely content, in four quarterly print and digital issues.

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 75.00 Value

By subscribing to ElectrifEye eNews Monthly, members have access to up-to-date information on research, special interests and emerging trends in corporate optometry. 

Annual Membership Benefit - $75.00 Value

AACO eNews Quarterly provides engaging content for AACO members including details on upcoming conferences, events, career opportunities and news from your AACO peers.

Annual Membership Benefit - Invaluable!

 

 

MEMBERSHIP INTANGIBLES

       
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