Meeting Agenda

State Board for Optometry

NYS Education Department
Office of the Professions
89 Washington Avenue
2nd Floor
Conference Room 201
Albany, NY

Wednesday, March 24, 2010 · 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.



  1. Welcome & Introduction
  2. Approval of Minutes of Previous Meeting
  3. Chairperson's Report
  4. Acting Executive Secretary's Report
  5. Budget/Search for an Executive Secretary—Update
  6. DEA/NPI Numbers for Optometrists
  7. Internet Dispensing - Patient vs. Professional
  8. Therapeutic OD's Ordering Diagnostic Testing
  9. Foreign Body Removal/Review of Statute
  10. Legislation Update
    • "Ophthalmic Technicians"
  11. School Vision Screening Guidelines—Update
    • Shatter Proof Lenses for Children - Law or Regulation?
  12. Public Comment
  13. Old Business
  14. New Business
  15. Adjournment

*Portions may be in Executive Session

Last Updated: March 16, 2010