• See the light: improving capacity in NHS eye care in England

    11 July 2018

    This report outlines solutions to the current capacity issues in eye care services in England. It includes 16 recommendations, from providing staff with more extensive training to setting national targets.

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  • General ophthalmic service fees and voucher values from April 2018

    27 June 2018

    The Department of Health and Social Care has published details of NHS general ophthalmic fees and optical voucher values for the financial year 2018 to 2019.

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  • Eye health needs assessment: east Midlands and east of England

    16 May 2018

    Public Health England has published a report of an epidemiological assessment of eye health needs across three local eye health networks in the central Midlands and north Midlands NHS England areas.

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  • Improving delivery of eye health and sight loss services in England

    12 April 2018

    The Clinical Council for Eye Health Commissioning (CCEHC), which represents the leading clinical professions and sight loss charity organisations in the eye-care sector, has launched a new systems and assurance framework for eye health (SAFE).

    Increasing demands on eye health services due to the ageing population and the availability of new treatments continue to create capacity issues within the hospital eye service as well as pressures on general practice and social care. SAFE provides a sustainable, consistent and coordinated approach to delivering efficient eye health and sight loss pathways. SAFE is aimed at those involved in eye health and sight loss services: clinical commissioning groups (CCGs) and local authority commissioners, local eye health networks and providers across health and social care.

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  • General ophthalmic service fees and voucher values from April 2018

    9 April 2018

    The Department of Health and Social Care has published details of NHS general ophthalmic fees and optical voucher values for financial year 2018 to 2019.

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