Newsflash June 2019

Here you can see all of our latest activity; NEWSFLASH – June 20191 If you have any exciting events coming up and are an OS member, you can contact us with some information.

Optometry Scotland meets new Chief Executive of RNIB

Representatives Emma and Nicola had the opportunity to meet with the new Chief Executive of RNIB, Matt Stringer at the Forth Valley Sensory Centre. As well as Optometry Scotland, representatives from the Macular society, Royal blind, Visibility, Guide dogs and visionPK were present at the lunch where we discussed collaborative working and our vision for

Lobbying

Recently, Optometry Scotland representatives have met with MSP Alex Cole-Hamilton and MSP George Adams on separate occasions to discuss the new ‘GOS Works’ report. During these meetings, Nicola and Frank discussed the ongoing success of community optometry and General Ophthalmic Services in Scotland which saved the NHS £71 million last year by retaining patients in