PCA(O)2022(03)

Here you can find PCA(O)2022(03), issued today, 29 June 2022. This letter advises on: On 20 May 2022 the National Health Service (Optical Charges and Payments and General Ophthalmic Services) (Scotland) Amendment Regulations 2022 (“the 2022 Regulations”) were laid before the Scottish Parliament.   The 2022 Regulations will make a number of changes on 1

 New College President and Council members announced at Optometry Tomorrow

News release 24th June 2022  New College President and Council members announced at Optometry Tomorrow   The College of Optometrists welcomed a new President and seven new Council members at its AGM, held during the College’s clinical conference, Optometry Tomorrow 2022 in Telford on 20 June. The incoming College President is Professor Leon Davies FCOptom,

Management of suspected monkeypox in primary and community care

Public Health Scotland has published guidance (version 1.0) for management of suspected monkeypox in primary and community care settings. As guidance and related documents are likely to evolve in the coming weeks, please continue to use live links rather than saving versions offline to ensure you are referring to the latest version. Future versions of

NEW CHAIR TAKES THE HELM AT OPTOMETRY SCOTLAND

Press release                                                                  May 2022 Optometry Scotland (OS) has announced the appointment of Julie Mosgrove as its new Chair. The organisation represents the views of the optometry industry in Scotland and plays a key role in negotiating fees, terms and conditions. Julie, a qualified optometrist and retail director for the Duncan & Todd Group, is