Latest updates

NHS Business Services Authority (NHSBSA) has been undertaking a Post Payment Verification (PPV) pilot and has now been completed.  This process is ready to be rolled out nationally and South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw is the next NHS Regional area to be enrolled in the process.



Please click here for further information to support the roll-out



  • Consultation on the GOC Standards for disclosing confidential patient information

Further information and response to the consulation can be accessed by clicking here


  • Discounted Offer for the College of Optometrists Professional Certificate in Glaucoma - Fees only £250 for Yorkshire

The Local Eye health Network has, for the third year in a row, been given a grant from Health Education England for people who want to take the College of Optometrists approved Professional Certificate in Glaucoma at Bradford University.

They are offering a £400 discount so the course fees for practitioners in Yorkshire and The Humber will only be £250.

Please apply via Bradford Uni


For the first time this year the offer is open to hospital optometrists, orthoptists and ophthalmic nurses, as well as community optometrists.