Protocols & Polices for Enhanced Services under GMPEC

On the 16th March 2016 Manchester LOC hosted a Launch Event on New Enhanced Services which will commence from 1st April 2016.

Please scroll to the bottom of the page to access the presentation made by Trevor Warburton from GM PEC at the Launch Event and  the Protocols and Pathways for the New Enhanced Services.

Note: Manchester LOC advise you to complete the online WOPEC courses for Cataract, IOP and MECS now.

Please Email:  lindsey-flynn@hotmail.com to request the WOPEC Codes for the above services

MANCHESTER CHECKLIST FOR ALL PRACTITIONERS; THIS IS IN PRIORITY ORDER!!

DOCET SAFEGUARDING COURSES (2) – will have to be completed http://www.docet.info/cms/safeguarding/index.cfm

 

WOPEC Cataract lindsey-flynn@hotmail.com  Email Lindsey for a code to access free CET points (NO PRACTICAL EXAM) 

 

WOPEC Glaucoma lindsey-flynn@hotmail.com  Email Lindsey for a code to access free CET points (NO PRACTICAL EXAM) Complete by 1st July 2016.

 

GRRS optoms don’t need to do

 

START PREPARING ALL CERTIFICATES for all performers IN ELECTRONIC FORM (YOU WILL NEED TO SCAN DOCET&GRRS certificates) 

 

DBS checks – see AOP website for details of preferred company

 

WOPEC MECS lindsey-flynn@hotmail.com  Email Lindsey for a code to access free CET points (PRACTICAL EXAM WILL BE ARRANGED BY THE LOC LATER IN YEAR, OPTOMS MUST HAVE COMPLETED ONLINE COURSE FIRST)

 

MANCHESTER CHECKLIST FOR CONTRACTORS

GM PEC Optomanager Registration Form – I have emailed this out to all Contractors and it needs to be filled in and returned ASAP to registrations@optomanager.co.uk

 

QiO GOS (this is the one you have done for NHS England; you did it in 2013 – you will need to review&update this later this year for NHS England anyway – but you will need to do it now for GM PEC)

 

Infection Control checklists

http://www.qualityinoptometry.co.uk/

 

QiO NHS Contracts for sub contractors

•Service, General and Information Governance

 From the Home page, click on "NHS Contracts" and login.

At Checklist type, scroll to "LOC company subcontractor checklist"