OOSSPartners Program

OOSSPartners Program

OOSSPartners are leading members of the ophthalmic industry and the medical community who support the work of OOSS in a variety of ways. The OOSSPartners Program offers three levels of involvement for qualified industry partners.

Marketing Partners contribute to the sustainability of OOSS at the same level as member centers with financial payments of $3,000 or more a year. Contributions from Marketing Partners underwrite the operational costs of OOSS. In return, Marketing Partners receive an introduction to OOSS members and strategic exposure for their products and services.

Resource Partners provide both financial and in-kind support to OOSS. In addition to financial contributions, which start at the $10,000 level, Resource Partners contribute expertise, technology, tools and other resources to support OOSS educational programs and initiatives. Resource Partners receive recognition in connection with the OOSS educational programs they support. Resource Partners also are introduced to OOSS members and receive exposure for their products and services and

Strategic Partners underwrite major initiatives and events, such as the fall Symposium and spring Perspective programs, with in-kind support and financial contributions beginning at the $25,000 level. Strategic Partners participate in and support advocacy efforts, provide research and enable OOSS to maintain its leadership position in representing the interests of the ophthalmic ASC. Strategic Partners receive major brand recognition for their efforts and have regular, direct access to OOSS leadership, in addition to receiving introductions to members and strategic exposure for their products and services.


OOSSPartner Benefits

OOSSPartners receive benefits tailored to their levels of participation.

Marketing Partners

Marketing Partners receive the following benefits:

  • One introductory e-blast emailed to OOSS members with an “interest” link to the partner’s dedicated page on the OOSS website.
  • A personalized landing page on the OOSS website with an “interest” link to the partner’s company website. Link-tracking analytics are included.
  • Rotations on the OOSS website home page banner with a link to the partner’s company website and link-tracking analytics.
  • Website directory listing with direct link accessible to OOSS members and link-tracking analytics.
  • Website login at the member level with access to the ‘opt in’ member directory and other member-only resources.
  • Access to membership mailing list, updated annually.

Marketing Partner Interest Registration

Resource Partners

Resource Partners receive enhanced member introductions and access, as well as co-branding opportunities to participate directly in OOSS programs and strategic initiatives. They also receive recognition for their contributions to seminars, webinars, OOSS answers and other educational initiatives. Resource Partners also are introduced to the OOSS Board of Directors at a regular annual meeting.

Benefits for Resource Partners include:

  • Two introductory e-blasts emailed to OOSS members with “interest” links to the partner’s dedicated page on the OOSS website.
  • A personalized landing page on the OOSS website with an “interest” link to partner’s company website. Link-tracking analytics are included.
  • An introductory blog post on the HOME page to coincide with the introductory e-blast. (NEW in 2016!)
  • Rotations on the OOSS website home page banner with a link to the partner’s website and link-tracking analytics.
  • Participation in an event, webinar, course, article or report, including co-branding opportunities and related benefits.
  • Website directory listing with direct link accessible to OOSS members and link-tracking analytics.
  • Website login at the member level with access to the ‘opt in’ member directory and other member-only resources.
  • Access to the membership mailing list.
  • Invitations to President’s Council events.
  • One Partner Seat on the President’s Council.

Resource Partner Interest Registration

Strategic Partners

Strategic Partners receive enhanced partner benefits and exclusive co-brand alignment with one or more major OOSS event and/or initiative. Strategic Partners also are invited to participate in an annual Partner Roundtable with the OOSS Board of Directors to review agendas for advocacy, membership, program development and related strategic initiatives and to contribute to the strategic planning process of the board. Strategic Partners also have input into the development of industry surveys and receive the results of these surveys. And they are valued partners in the advocacy effort on behalf of the ophthalmic ASC.

Benefits for Strategic Partners include:

  • Three introductory e-blasts emailed to OOSS members with an “interest” links to the partner’s dedicated page on the OOSS website.
  • A personalized landing page on the OOSS website with an “interest link” to the partner’s company website. Link-tracking analytics are included.
  • An introductory blog post on the HOME page to coincide with the introductory e-blast. (NEW in 2016!)
  • Rotations in the banner on the OOSS website home page, plus brand exposure on the OOSS home page partner banner and link-tracking analytics.
  • Website directory listing with direct link accessible to OOSS members and link-tracking analytics.
  • Website login at the member level with access to the ‘opt in’ member directory and other member-only resources.
  • Access to the membership mailing list.
  • Invitations to President’s Council events.
  • Two Partner Seats on the President’s Council.
  • Exclusive co-brand partnership in the planning and presentation of one or more major annual events or initiatives, including:
  • participation in program and/or initiative planning, speaker/panel presentations, demonstrations, publications and reports.
  • co-brand recognition on website banners, e-blasts, invitations, slide and podium presentations, audio/video captures, initiative announcements and registrations and related communications.

Strategic Partner Interest Registration