National Optical Conference
Where: Chesford Grange Hotel, Kenilworth, Nr. Warwick CV8 2LD
The NOC programme and workshop activities will be based around a new LOCSU plan which was announced at the 2018 NOC. It will explore the main themes and aims of the plan which will emerge throughout 2019 as discussions take place with all stakeholders.
As with recent NOCs, delegates will be able to benefit from a range of workshops which will cover the practical delivery of the new plan.
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|5.00pm - 7.00pm||Wednesday 13 November 2019|
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|8.00am - 5.30pm||Thursday 14 November 2019|
Association of Optometrists (AOP)
The Association of Optometrists (AOP) is the leading representative membership organisation for optometrists in the UK. We support over 80% of practising optometrists, to fulfil their professional roles to protect the nation’s eye health.
For more information, visit www.aop.org.uk
Cegedim Rx Ltd
Cegedim Rx are a major supplier of IT Solutions for both healthcare companies and professionals. For over a decade, Cegedim Rx have worked closely with NHS Commissioners and Primary Eyecare Companies, amongst others, to ensure the ability to manage, evaluate & improve the delivery of Enhanced Optical Services in the community. OptoManager is Cegedim Rx’s web-based platform which has a suite of care modules (Minor Eye Conditions, Cataract Referral etc.) and a claims management system which allows practitioners to deliver these services effectively.
Local Optical Committees (LOCs) are recognised by the NHS as the representative organisation for optometrists and dispensing opticians delivering ophthalmic services such as sight tests and other eye health services. LOCSU (the Local Optical Committee Support Unit) is the national support unit in England for the 70-plus LOCs. LOCSU works with LOCs and local NHS Commissioners to develop local eye health services which are more accessible for patients and cost effective for the NHS.
For information about eye health services visit the Local Optical Committee Support Unit website: https://www.locsu.co.uk/commissioning/service-map/ or contact email@example.com
With over 40 years’ experience, Menicon Ltd. is one of the UK’s leading lens manufacturers. The company combines traditional values of quality, expertise and service with exciting new lenses and accessories.
Menicon is renowned for its high quality products with a portfolio covering both speciality and disposable lenses plus lens care products.
Primary care support england (PCSE)
PCSE provides services that underpin the NHS in delivering high quality primary care for patients.
The support we offer ranges from key administrative payment services, to managing supplies and performers list. We do this and more for opticians, GPs, dentists and pharmacists.
Our vision is to create more modern, efficient, easy to use support services for the future.
Scope is a family-run company for three generations with a heritage of bringing evidence-based, premium products to healthcare professionals and end-consumers alike. Scope offers innovative diagnostic & management products for ocular surface diseases such as Dry Eye Disease, Meibomian Glad Dysfunction and Blepharitis. Operating in both the United Kingdom and Ireland, we have a well-established portfolio which includes; The HYCOSAN® range including the HYCOSAN® Night, OPTASE® Moist Heat Mask, OPTASE® Tea Tree Oil Lid Wipes, Optase Omega Vision, Optase Spray, Blephex, and Actase Lutein Za