MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

As an AACO member, you receive access to special benefits! AACO offers members access to benefits that include significantly lower costs on products, services, and equipment essential to your practice.  You must be a current member of AACO to access the following member benefits.


PRACTICE MANAGEMENT

With your AACO membership, get $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

OfficeMax provides products and services for your practice. AACO members receive discounts on office supplies, computer equipment, furniture and more. AACO members receive a 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. As an AACO member, 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, so you can do things you love. Think of it as your practice operating system; everything you need in one software.

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 400.00 Value

 

PCS Services is dedicated to making compliance as easy and pain free as possible. AACO 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

 

EyeMotion is committed to developing a successful web presence for your practice. AACO Members receive special discounts on website design and may select from many hosting options that include SEO and patient tracking dashboards.  

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 775.00 Value

 

Eyevertise offers website design and digital solutions exclusively for eye care professionals. AACO members receive a FREE assessment of your current internet digital footprint. Member-only pricing for a basic website is $100.00 for web set-up and $50.00/month hosting fee. All members receive 50% off initial set up fees and additional digital marketing solutions.

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 50.00 Value

 

 

Specifically focused on and targeted to those working in affiliated corporate practices, AACO Members receive. OBC Tier 1, which includes: free digitalding book, free risk assessment, free billing start-up, plus unlimited access to OBC's portal of optical billing forms, coding and billing guides, and seminar materials.

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 999.00 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 will receive a 10% discount when ordering from 4 Imprint when they use a members only code (join AACO to access the code).

Annual Membership Benefit - $ 500.00 Value

 

 

EDUCATION & NETWORKING

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

Annual Membership Benefit - $200.00 Value

AACO offers quarterly continuing education (CE) courses, providing the opportunity to gain knowledge and increase professional skills. The mission of AACO is to provide technical and professional education for corporate affiliated practitioners, so they may provide the highest quality care to their patients.

Annual Membership Benefit - $800 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, [email protected]

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 to GWCO each year, and access to a special education session AACO holds a during the GWCO conference each year.              

Annual Membership Benefit - $50.00 Value
 

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

Vision Expo East - June 2-5 Orlando Convention Center
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, new 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 this monthly digital newsletter, and receive up-to-date information on emerging trends in the profession. 

Annual Membership Benefit - $75.00 Value

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

Annual Membership Benefit - Invaluable!

 

 

MEMBERSHIP INTANGIBLES

       
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