Letter to Community Eyecare sector and info on ESR focus groups

Here you can see a letter from Janet Pooley, Chief Optometric Advisor which informs of the Scottish Governments future plans for Community Eyecare and optometry training. Chief Optometric Advisor РLetter to Community Eyecare Sector Р220217 REMINDER  NES are holding ESR focus groups between the 7th and 30th of March 2022. We encourage you

Consultation on 2021/22 fee increase for General Ophthalmic Services (GOS) eye examinations; Future reviews of remuneration for NHS community eyecare services

19th December 2021 Dear Colleagues, Further to our email of December 10th regarding the opportunity to consult with the Scottish Government on potential fee increases and a formal model for annual review of all fees and services. We are pleased to confirm that we have now received the offer in writing from Maree Todd MSP,

Member Update: NEHW 2021 activity

Fee increase discussions in Scottish Parliament The work of optometrists took centre stage last week as the UK marked National Eye Health Week and Optometry Scotland was proud to see its work discussed in the Scottish Parliament. A Members Debate took place based on a cross party motion tabled by Stuart McMillan, MSP for Greenock