Changes to cataract and IOP repeat measures claims in Birmingham

27 November 2020

BSol CCG has now incorporated Cataract referrals and IOP repeat measures into the primary eyecare contract. You will not be able to put any claims through Optoclaim or the IOP RR – NHS Birmingham LOC links on Optoserve after 31-12-2020

Any submitted after this date will not be paid.  In order to claim for cataract referrals and IOP Repeat Readings service activities you will need to be registered with primary eyecare services ltd. Those practices already providing CUES do not need to register again. Look out for an email from the onboarding team. If you are not registered with PES for the CUES service or you do not receive this email by 14-12-20 please email



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