NU Online News Service, April 22, 2003, 11:18 a.m. EDT – Managed vision care companies have formed the National Association of Vision Care Plans, Indianapolis.

The trade association will lobby for the managed vision care industry and help develop quality standards.

Tom Davis, executive vice president of Spectera Inc., Baltimore, will be the association’s first president. Stephen Ingram will be the executive director, and Sarah Hayden will be the operations director.

The association has posted its Web site at http://www.navcp.org