Jargon Buster

From DIY to USB, we use abbreviations and acronmys all the time. (And why is abbreviation such a long word I hear you ask!).  New and even regular attenders at LOC meetings regularly remark on the amount of jargon used by the NHS and the optical sector and how confusing they find it.

To help you, LOCSU has put together a handy list of most of common terms that you might want to refer to to try and make sense of the conversation.

Download the Jargon Buster.

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ABDO

ACLM
Association of Contact Lens Manufacturers

AT
Area Team

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