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Remote Area Medical (RAM) is a non
profit, volunteer organization that is part of a larger
effort to bring people together to address healthcare issues
in their community and see those communities transformed for
a better and healthier future.
At Most RAM clinics we offer general medical, dental,
vision, education, and preventative care.
With the help of vision healthcare professionals, RAM offers
complete eye exams, glaucoma testing, diabetic retinopathy,
and prescription eye glasses, measured, made, and fitted on
site -same day. All of this is a part of our effort to
prevent pain and alleviate suffering by providing free
quality healthcare to those in need. Help improve the sight
of children and their families by volunteering at
Two websites, www.ramusa.org
is the main website, which tells about what we do. We also
have a volunteer site,
where potential volunteers can register for upcoming
Opticianry Licensure Process
On Formal Education and
Blair, Jr., LDO, ABOM
the links to the courses offered for Opticians at Wiregrass.
for the diploma
(This link takes you to the State Forms
The Opticians Association Of Georgia is a professional association that
represents opticians and contact lens technicians throughout the state.
The Association's primary mission is to maintain high standards of practice
within the profession to protect the health and welfare of the public.
The Association seeks to accomplish its mission by protecting and expanding
the ability of its members to compete in the prescription eyewear
In today's complex legislative and regulatory climate, professional
occupations have learned that their survival often depends on collective
action and unity of purpose. The Association speaks for Georgia
opticians and contact lens technicians with a single voice. The
membership and participation of all opticians provide the Association with a
voice that is strong enough to command respect in the halls of government.
The Association serves as a clearinghouse of information on a broad range
of subjects: legislative and regulatory issues, technical developments
within the industry, upcoming meetings and conferences, publications of
special interest to opticians and contact lens technicians, and the
activities of local sections. The Association's newsletter is
distributed free of charge to members in good standing.
If you need additional help or know someone who does,
click the link above to acquire it from the National Academy Of
Click the logo for all the information!
GPTC Opticianry program student
enrollment has been extended until the 13th
of August 2014. For more information contact
Lanard Atkins, LDO, Opticianry
Program Director at
firstname.lastname@example.org, or 404 297-9522 ext. 1255. The
school is closed on Fridays.
2014 Spring CE Meeting
was a great success! More information about the meeting to come so keep
OAG 2014 Annual Meeting
Minutes Now Posted.
This is a link to a page for
personal help with opticianry
Your OAG membership runs with the calendar year. Renew your
Our Optician Of The 2014 Year,
Messages (download PDF or Adobe
Final Call in PDF format by clicking
On Professional Pride And Personal Responsibility, Spring 2K10,
in PDF format
(previous message, The Case for Raising the Bar, June 2K8, in PDF format, click
(previous message, Hope is not a plan, Spring 2K9, in PDF format, click here)
Where Do We Go From Here Winter 2K9 PDF format, click here)
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