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Eye See… Eye Learn®

Good vision is critical for children to achieve their full learning potential. Eye See… Eye Learn provides information and coverage for children having their vision checked as they enter school for the first time.

OAO Membership

Membership provides many benefits, including knowledge sharing, career support, continuing education, insurance and more.

OAO Membership provides many benefits, including knowledge sharing, career support, continuing education, insurance and more.

Below you will find a list of OAO events. OAO members who attend events are eligible for reduced rates. For more details on how to become a member, please visit our Membership page.

January is OAO Insurance Month

OAO and its Broker of Record, HUB HKMB International, and their partner Crain and Schooley Financial, a division of Johnson Inc., have developed an OAO Insurance Info Series featuring five information sessions to introduce and inform you about all the insurance offerings exclusive to OAO members.


Live webinars:

Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017: Office/Store Insurance, presented by: HUB and OAO
Launching new Best-in-Class Office Insurance, designed specially with Practice Owners in mind.

Registration coming soon.

Monday, Jan. 30, 2017: Professional Liability Insurance (PLI) presented by: HUB and OAO
Find out what’s new this year in coverage features, and how OAO’s Malpractice coverage is OAO’s premier member benefit and its original Best-in-Class offering.

Registration coming soon.

Pre-recorded webinars:

Three pre-recorded webinars will be posted  on OAO’s website during Insurance Month.

Jan. 12, 2017: Personal Lines: Home and Auto Insurance
Savings are Clear with HUB. Excluisve savings: save up to 25% on insurance for home, cars, cottage, boats and other valuables.

Jan. 24, 2017: Group Benefits and Income Protection/Life Insurance, with Crain and Schooley, a division of Johnson Inc.
Find out what coverage is best suited to you, your employees and your practice.
Health, Dental and Travel Assistance – Out of Canada medical, INSURER: Green Shield (GSC)
Life, AD&D, Disability and Office Overhead, INSURER: Manulife

Jan. 26, 2017: Health Spending Account (HSA), with Crain and Schooley, a division of Johnson Inc. and Insurer: Wellknit Services Inc. 
A new option for employee benefits. An effective way to offer better benefits to your employees while staying within your set budget.

OAO Symposium and InfoMart 2017 - April 7-9, 2017

Registration opens Jan. 9, 2017.

President’s Keynote Lecture: Dr. Walt West
TPA Update: Dr. Kyle Chetham
Also featuring speakers Drs. Cindy Hutnik, John Gonder, Richard Maharaj, Clara Chan
Optometric Staff program
Patient Excellence Day for optometrists and staff 
OCT Seminars
Concussion and Low Vision Workshops
College of Optometrists update: Record keeping and new Violence in the Workplace regulations

Keep an eye on for more details.