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The Cambridgeshire LOC company are delighted to have been successful in securing the  Minor Eye Conditions (MECS) contract for Cambridgeshire for the next five years!

All Optometrists interested in helping to deliver such an important service to your patients should contact Alison Lask for further information, but in the first instance must meet the following criteria:

Have been GOC registered for a minimum of three years,

Completed the WOPEC MECS training,

Completed QIO,

Need to attend MECS training.



Dementia Aware Events are being held in Chelmsford and Newmarket, click on the link to the flyer for more details.

Why not print the poster and encourage all your colleagues to attend and increase their skills too?



Forthcoming CET events:


Mon 9th October RGP multifocal fitting by  B&L; 1 CET point available for CLO's as well as optoms. 

This event has, unfortunately had to be cancelled due to circumstances beyond our control.


Thursday 12th October  at The Holiday Inn (Impingham) Cambridge, at 6:30pm (for 7:00 start).

Interpretation of OCT in Glaucoma, by Miss Humma Shahid.

1 CET point available, buffet provided.


Thurs 2nd November Optic Nerve disease Mr Sarkies Consultant Ophthalmologist

Please note that this lecture is to be held at BUPA  Spire Hospital Impington



MEC team meeting (with CET points!) to be held on 16th November 2017 at 7:30pm at the Vision Park, Cambridge - ALL optometrists are welcome to this meeting.



February 2017 - NHS Safeguarding app - Newly made available in App Store and Google Playstore - a resource for healthcare professionals to increase their awareness and understanding of safeguarding requirements.

Go to your store online and search for NHS Safeguarding Guide...



The CET claim form has now been updated for electronic submission - link in documents...