It has been an extremely challenging 12 months in primary care, in many cases this has been especially true for those providing domiciliary eyecare.
As we come out of the national lockdown period the focus in primary care will be on restoration of services.
Part of that restoration is ensuring that patient choice and service standards remain paramount. With this in mind, we are circulate the below Optical Confederation Domiciliary Eyecare Code of Practice. We hope this is a useful reference for all domiciliary providers.
Please be aware that this document is used as a reference for assessing contract compliance by NHSE, so we encourage anyone engaging in domiciliary work to be fully conversant with its contents.