Fairfax, Virginia (PRWEB) July 10, 2015
Two organizations are honoring the American Society of Ophthalmic Administrator’s (ASOA) Administrative Eyecare magazine: Association Media & Publishing (AM&P) and Communications Concepts. AM&P presented the EXCEL Awards’ Bronze Award to Administrative Eyecare for the magazine’s redesign. Communications Concepts presented the APEX® (Awards for Publication Excellence) in the following categories: Health & Medical Writing (“Addressing the Dawn of the Blue Light” by Rebecca L. Johnson, COT, CPOT, COE); Magazine, Journals & Tabloids (Most Improved – Administrative Eyecare Redesign); and Writing–Departments & Columns – (“Employee Texting While Driving—Could the Practice be Liable?” By Laura Capik McGuire, JD, and Mark E. Kropiewnicki, J.D., LLM).
Reaching more than 2,900 ophthalmic personnel worldwide, Administrative Eyecare, is the premier publication focusing on the business of ophthalmology. The publications’ editor-in-chief is Laureen Rowland, and its editor is Joanna Lozar Glenn. Published six times annually, each issue addresses topics including specialties, business operations, human resources, information technology, marketing, coding and reimbursement, and legislative and regulatory updates. Administrative Eyecare has previously won numerous APEX® (Awards for Publication Excellence) from 2013 to 2015.
Administrative Eyecare launched in the spring of 1992, as a quarterly publication, under the name of Administrative Ophthalmology with then-Publisher and now-ASCRS Executive Director David A. Karcher and Editor Lucy Santiago. The now, full-color publication began as a black and white publications with a color-exterior cover and contained articles like “Health Care Reform: Rx for Change” and “Evaluating the Ophthalmic Practice Administrator.”
Administrative Eyecare is an exclusive member benefit of ASOA membership. Other ASOA member benefits include: the Administrator Beginner’s Circle (ABC), the ASCRS*ASOA 365 Mobile App, the ASOA Bookstore, paid access to the ASOA Learning Center, the upgraded ASOA MediaCenter, ASOA on Tour regional meetings, discounts on the Certified Patient Service Specialist® (CPSS) program, EyeMail, the redesigned Consultant and Vendor Directory, Mentor Match, Washington Replay, product and service discounts, and more. Learn more at ASOA.org.