Study takes a closer look at falling risks


While it is clear that poor vision increases the risk of falling, improved vision might also increase this risk, a new study suggests.

Nursing home optometrist gets 33-month sentence for overbilling


An optometrist who served Georgia nursing homes faces a 33-month prison sentence for defrauding Medicare.

Nursing home optometrist faces False Claims suit alleging excessive, unreasonable eye exams


An optometrist in Kentucky defrauded Medicare and Medicaid by filing claims for nursing home care that was unnecessary or not provided, alleges a False Claims Act lawsuit recently brought by the federal government.