GOC Annual Report
We have published our annual report. The report touches on the rapid rate of change in the optical sector, new standards of practice and a review of our work over the last year.
You can find the full report here
General Data Protection Regulation
As the nature of working as an optical professionals involves gathering and storing patients’ data, there is a legal requirement to be registered with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO). With new GDPR regulations coming into effect from 25 May 2018 it’s vital to keep updated. Advice from the ICO and details about the regulations can be found here
SeeAbility is calling on all optical professionals to help improve the situation for over 1.5 million people with disabilities in the UK by making their optometry practice more accessible.