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Derbyshire Local Optical Committee

The Derbyshire Local Optical Committee (DLOC) was formed in March 2008 following the reorganisation of NHS Primary Care Trusts and as of April 2013 represents Optometrists to the NHS England Local Area Team and the four CCGs in Derbyshire: Southern Derbyshire, Erewash, Hardwick Health and North Derbyshire.

The Member’s area is now operational. The minutes of the Committee meetings are there. Please follow the instructions and you will get an invitational email after a few days.

Next Committee meeting: Monday 18th July 2022 at 7.30pm by Zoom.

If you wish to observe the meeting please email Lesley for details.

Derbyshire LOC Latest News

TRIAGE SCHEME JULY 2022

There is a letter in the Member’s Area with the latest update on the new Triage Process in South Derbyshire.

15 July 2022

Online Health & Wellbeing Seminar- 30.6.22

NHS England and NHS Improvement would like to invite all primary care colleagues to join an informative online session on 30 June at 5.00pm-6.30pm. This session will be a great opportunity to hear about current health and wellbeing support offers available to colleagues working across all primary care sectors and hear about how we can …

15 June 2022

Wellbeing Funding for Optics 2022

Derbyshire has been chosen to receive Wellbeing Funding as part of the thank you from NHSE to  Opticians/ Dentist and Pharmacists. All offers are open  to any member of a team who works in an Optical practice. Check out our devoted page on the site with the June newsletter.

6 June 2022

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LOCSU Latest News

Booking Opens for LOCSU’s National Optical Conference 2022

Booking has now opened for this year’s LOCSU National Optical Conference (NOC) in Leeds 10-12 October.

27 July 2022

LOCSU Launches LOC Equality, Diversity and Inclusion Survey

LOCSU is working with Local Optical Committees to assist them in using equality, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) across their committees and as part of their decision-making processes.

27 July 2022

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Next Committee meeting: Monday 18th July 2022 at 7.30pm by Zoom.

If you wish to observe the meeting please email Lesley for details.

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