The Blind Bake off

As part of National Eye Health Week 2019 , Optometry Scotland has held a ‘blind’ baking contest to raise awareness of the challenges facing those living with sight loss. Optometry Scotland invited teams from a variety of sight-related charities to take part in a cake decorating competition in Glasgow in a bid to highlight the

Complete your GOS Mandatory Training

As part of the 2018 amendments to the General Ophthalmic Services (GOS) (Scotland) Regulations,  there is a requirement for all Optometrists and OMPs, working under GOS in Scotland, to undertake annual mandatory training. For 2018/19 this takes the form of a First Port of Call (FPOC) Reflective Account of Practice, and the submission deadline is 31st December 2019.  It