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Our next meeting:

The next Herts LOC meeting will be on Monday 17th June , by Zoom.

Hertfordshire LOC Latest News

Hypertension Pilot, CPD And FODO News

We have 3 items for you today: Hypertension Pilot in Hatfield, Stevenage, Dacorum and Watford Hertfordshire and West Essex ICB is seeking expressions of interest from optometry practices to take part in an NHS England-funded pilot of hypertension case finding in optometry settings.  The aim of the pilot is to help to identify people with …

2 July 2024

CPD Webinar And FODO News

2 items for you today: CPD Webinar Hoya are running another of their CPD Webinars, “Dementia, Dignity, and the Eye Care Professional”, On Wednesday 12th June 2024 7:30 PM BST, Presented by Elaine Grisdale BSc (Hons) FBDO FAAO . They advise there is 1 interactive CPD Point on successful completion. Further details and registration can be found at   …

2 July 2024

CPD Webinars, PCSE, NHS 111, RNIB, IP Placements, LOCSU And FODO News

We have 8 items for you today: Herts LOC / The Brain Tumour Charity CPD Webinar Monday 20th May Thanks to everyone who has already signed up to our online CPD event, “Effective Communication – Breaking Bad News”, in association with the excellent Brain Tumour Charity on Monday 20th May from 7:30. You will receive your Zoom …

7 May 2024

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LOCSU Latest News

Save the Date: Regional Optical Conferences Are Coming to You!

This November, LOCSU is going on the road again with seven Regional Optical Conferences.

15 July 2024

GOC’s Business Registrant Survey 2024

The GOC recently carried out a survey to understand more about the businesses it regulates and the issues they face.

1 July 2024

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Our next meeting:

The next Herts LOC meeting will be on Monday 17th June , by Zoom.


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