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Norfolk and Waveney Local Optical Committee

Norfolk and Waveney LOC

Norfolk & Waveney LOC is a statutory organisation representing Performers and Contractors providing General Ophthalmic Services within the Norfolk & Waveney Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs) area. The principal role of the LOC is to promote optometry within the local health economy for the benefit of the NHS and patients and to provide information and assistance to local contractors and performers by:

      • Liaising with local NHS Commissioners and other organisations.
      • Collating General Optical correspondence on mandatory procedures, best practice and benchmarking.
      • Disseminating information to the profession.
      • Developing the role of optometry in the community.
      • Developing partnerships with neighbouring LOCs.

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Norfolk and Waveney LOC Latest News

2021 Annual General Meeting

The Annual General Meeting of the Norfolk & Waveney Local Optical Committee will be held on Zoom at 7:30 p.m. on 23rd June 2021.  Members wishing to join the AGM must email the meeting facilitator Linda Vernon-Wood  at vw42@icloud.com no later than 21st June 2021,  to receive an invitation and link to join the meeting. Election …

15 May 2021

Maintaining High Standards of Infection Control

The Association of British Dispensing Opticians and The College of Optometrists urge all employers to support their clinicians and their teams to maintain the high standards of infection control. Now that most optometrists, dispensing opticians and practice staff have received their COVID vaccination across all of the UK, we have made an important step forward …

22 April 2021

Creating a Website Account

Set up a New Account To access the NWLOC website protected data for optometrists and dispensing opticians you have to create a new account, using your personal email address. Practice email addresses shared by Optometrists and Dispensers will not be accepted. Open the Create an Account application form HERE and follow the on-screen instructions.  

23 March 2021

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LOCSU Looks for Optical Leads

Opportunities have arisen for highly skilled people to join the team of Optical Leads supporting Local Optical Committees (LOCs) across a range of projects and activities.

28 May 2021

Help When It’s Needed Most

Optics has been through a turbulent time over the last year.

7 May 2021

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