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Advice on the current Corona Virus (COVID-19) pandemic

For advice on the current CoronaVirus (Covid-19) pandemic, please follow this link to the Local Optical Support Unit (LOCSU) page which is the most current around for the optical sector: https://www.locsu.co.uk/what-we-do/covid-19-guidance/

21 May 2020

Notification process for closure of practices

For ANY practices closing due to the Covid-19 pandemic, you must advise NHS authorities of your closure. Please use the email below and quote your reason as: Covid-19 Pandemic england.optometryeast@nhs.net Copy and paste the above into your email address bar, specify your practice details, give a contact name and phone number too.

20 May 2020

LOCSU Latest News

Case Study: Implementation of a Postoperative-Cataract Service in Conjunction With Wakefield LOC

LOCSU has produced a case study looking at one of the first trusts to implement a Postoperative cataract service.

14 October 2021

Fresh New Look Planned for NOC in 2022

Work is underway for a new look NOC in the Spring of 2022.

11 October 2021

Afghan relocation and resettlement schemes – additional guidance for optometry practices

Individuals and families arriving in the UK under the Afghan Relocations and Assistance Policy (ARAP) scheme or Afghan citizens’ resettlement scheme (ACRS) will be entitled to free NHS care.

8 October 2021

Influenza Vaccine Funding for Primary Eyecare Announced

NHS England and NHS Improvement have made new funding available for influenza vaccines for patient-facing NHS general ophthalmic contractors and their frontline staff.

30 September 2021

Find out about upcoming events

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic all forthcoming events are postponed until further notice

Find out about upcoming events

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic all forthcoming events are postponed until further notice