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 NEW request:

Dear Colleague
As part of the High Impact Intervention framework, NHS Cambridgeshire and Peterborough are required to look at skillset mapping for future development. Please respond to this  request for information as soon as possible to Jenna Braddick via jenna.braddick@nhs.net.
Kind regards,
Vivien Rosamond
(Secretary, Cambs LOC)
Please see the General Documents page for a copy of the form

 Next Educational Event:-

 

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS EVENT HAS BEEN MOVED TO THE FOLLOWING WEEK - THURSDAY 28TH MARCH

On Thursday 21st March 28TH MARCH there will be a presentation on duty of candour, consent and complaint handling followed by a peer review which is suitable for DO's as well as Optoms.

3 points will be available.

It will be presented by the OCCS who you may remember from the peer review of 2017, are excellent. 

The event will be held at the Marriott Hotel Huntingdon PE29 6FL (01480 446000) 7 pm for a 7.30 start.

There will be a buffet provided for all delegates.

This has proven to be very popular so please let me know if you want to attend as soon as you can to ensure your place.

 

 

Forthcoming lectures:
  

Dear Optometrists,
 
You are all invited to attend this year’s community cataract scheme re-accreditation meeting. Please follow the link below to register.
 
 
Please get in touch if you have any queries or concerns.
 
We look forward to seeing you all there.
 
Kind regards,
 
Poonam
 
Poonam Shah | Specialist and Research Optometrist
Addenbrooke’s Hospital
Cambridge Univerisity Hospitals NHS Trust
Tel: 01223 586526 | Ext: 586526 | www.cuh.org.uk | Email: poonam.shah@addenbrookes.nhs.uk | Box 41 ophthalmology

Upcoming Events:-

May (tbc) Emergency referrals

June 6th (tbc) brain tumour 

 With best wishes, John  


  WE DID IT!

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.

 

 


 

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