North and North East Lincolnshire LOC Latest News

Optical staff flu vaccine information 2021

Please download the PDF below for this years Flu vaccine information. All frontline Optical staff will have the flu vaccine funded by the NHS this year.     vaccination of frontline pc health care workers and available funding

30 September 2021

Local CET

Dear Performers and Contractors, Our LOC is working with East Yorks LOC, the Hull and North Lincolnshire and Goole Trusts. As a collaboration across our Integrated Care System (ICS). We are wanting to provide FREE CET to all in our area in relation to Optometry and Ophthalmology. I would be grateful if you could let …

17 June 2021

Is This Case for OCCS or GOC?

We would like to invite you to the North and North East Lincolnshire LOC event on Thursday 14th May 2020. In this interactive peer group discussion, Richard Edwards, Clinical Consultant to the OCCS, will guide delegates through a number of case scenarios relative to the OCCS workload and also aligned to the GOC practice standards …

1 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

Find out about upcoming events