Member Login Not a Member?
LOCSU eye hero image

News (February 2021)

Benevolent fund offers support

Covid is making life difficult for most people but for optometrists whose work patterns have been significantly affected, it might be having devastating effects on your ability to support yourself and your family.

25 February 2021

Glaucoma UK statistics highlight severe COVID-19 impact on eye health services

In a collaborative project with Wilmington Healthcare, Glaucoma UK compared figures from 2019 with those from 2020, to determine the reduction in patient care due to the coronavirus pandemic.

25 February 2021

LOCSU welcomes ‘more important than ever’ National Eye Health Week dates

Eye Health UK has confirmed National Eye Health Week 2021 (NEHW) will run from 20 to 26 September.

25 February 2021

Case Study: COVID-19 Urgent Eyecare Service established in record time

A new LOCSU Case Study looking at how CUES was delivered in part of the West Country is now available.

16 February 2021

Pathway for people who are taking Hydroxychloroquine or Chloroquine refreshed

LOCSU pathway resources for people who are taking either Hydroxychloroquine or Chloroquine and require monitoring for retinopathy have been refreshed.

15 February 2021

Archives by year