News (2020)

LOCSU announce 4-month pause in levy payments

Payments halted for April-July 2020

3 April 2020

OFNC guidance on changes to primary eye care in England

As set out in our statement of 1 April, this document addresses the main questions raised by our members so far about the NHS England optical letter of 1 April 2020.

2 April 2020

OFNC Statement: COVID-19 NHS guidance for optical practices in England

NHSE announces immediate changes to the delivery and operation of primary eye care services in England

1 April 2020

COVID-19 – Patient Care at Growing Risk as NHS England Ignores Optics

OFNC warns that NHS England’s failure to act is forcing hundreds of optical practices to close

27 March 2020

Optical Practices – Updated Guidance on Opening Arrangements

Optical Practices may stay open to continue to provide urgent and essential eye care

25 March 2020


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