As primary eyecare providers, optometrists are faced with the challenge of addressing the diverse health care needs of our communities. My experience practicing in rural America made it clear to me that one strategic and important public health contribution that can significantly transform an optometry practice is an increased focus on the care of patients living with diabetes. An intentional focus on diabetes enhances patient outcomes and has a substantial impact on the overall success and sustainability of optometry practices nationwide. Better still, it’s neither difficult nor expensive. In fact, doing it well may save you time, boost your profits and help prevent vision loss. Read More