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NHS Long Term Plan

FODO has welcomed the NHS long term plan (published 7 January 2019).  It does not directly impact on GOS (with ...
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Medical devices in the news

Over the last few days there has been a lot of coverage in the media – including Panorama on BBC1 ...
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FODO RESPONDS TO AUTUMN BUDGET 2018

In his Budget statement on Monday 29 October the Chancellor, Philip Hammond declared the “the era of austerity is finally ...
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Guidance on record keeping – statement by the Optical Confederation and College of Optometrists

The Optical Confederation has received a number of enquiries about guidance issued by some NHS regions and LOCs regarding record ...
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Professional Duty of Candour – new FODO CET packs available for members

Following on from our successful workshop at Optrafair earlier this year, we are delighted to now make available this new ...
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The @DefraGovUK is running a consultation on extending carrier bag charges to businesses of all sizes (but without imposing the same reporting requirement). You can read our guidance on the current requirements here https://t.co/1WrpA5mAl4

We are currently seeking a Clinical Adviser to assist our Fitness to Practise Committee when they consider cases relating to a registrant’s physical or mental health. For more information and to apply, please visit our website: https://t.co/9UwlHBPGdC

Check out our briefing on the operational readiness guidance published by @DHSCgovuk and on the regulation of medicines and medical devices by @MHRAgovuk. Covering the key points that impacts the sector #optics #eyecare https://t.co/hUSg2Z87BN https://t.co/3uqevJgfaA FODO1 photo

My week on Twitter 🎉: 3 Mentions, 2.54K Mention Reach, 5 Likes, 5 New Followers. See yours with https://t.co/w78VCEneEg https://t.co/hDvqtzocRI FODO1 photo

. @FODO1 welcomes the @NHSEngland long term plan. It does not directly impact on #GOS (with the possible exception of service to care homes) and there is much that community #optics, #ophthalmology and #hearingservices can get behind https://t.co/D6WLIuRlLz

#Blind injustice: #VisuallyImpaired are losing lifeline benefit because of incompetent testing. James Adams, director @RNIBScotland , said #PIP is a crucial benefit for #blind and #partiallysighted people.
But, for too many, it is not working https://t.co/tcFivrQh5Z