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Primary Care Inquiry – Phase 2

The Health and Sports Committee launched an Inquiry into Primary Care. The first stage was to engage public opinion and they are now beginning stage 2 where they will be seeking opinion from Primary Care Professionals. Optometry Scotland wold like to urge members to respond to the Consultation which closes on Wednesday 28th August. Health

20/20 Challenge

Visibility are challenging 20 businesses to raise £1,000 in 2020 and Optometry Scotland are forming a team to raise money to help change the lives of people with sight loss. The charity will be celebrating their 160th birthday this year and they want to ensure that the services that they provide are here for more

Eye Care Scotland CET Events 2019 and 2020

Eye Care Scotland are pleased to be able to offer Optometrists with CET through their range of educational events. Their events are free of charge to attend, are held in different locations across Central Scotland and cover a wide variety of topics from cataracts to paediatrics. To view their list of events please CLICK HERE

IGA information for practitioners

Here you can find the IGA Eye Clinic Referral booklet, to give to patients with suspected glaucoma to help them prepare for their appointment at the hospital, know what questions to ask, what to take etc. Eye clinic referral booklet Find information Eye Drops and Dispensing Aids, which talks about different eye drops and which