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NIOS CONTACT LENS DAY - WEDNESDAY 18TH MAY 2016 - HILTON HOTEL TEMPLEPATRICK This years Contact Lens Day was held in a new venue, The Hilton Hotel in Templepatrick.  It was very well attended by Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians from…

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Raising Concerns Policy

Optometry Northern Ireland would like to draw NIOS members' attention to the following letter regarding the General Optical Council's document - Raising Concerns Policy. Raising Concerns Policy Last month we issued new policy for registrants on raising concerns about risks to patient…

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HSC Email Addresses

Dear Colleagues HSC is continuing to progress contractor and employed optometrist/locum access to HSC email addresses, in common with other FPS service areas. In this regard HSC is asking if you would be interested in having access to an HSC…

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Vision and Ageing Study

Are you interested in eye health?  Researchers from Queen’s are currently looking for participants willing to take part in a study investigating visual function and ageing, entitled The 'Northern Ireland Sensory Ageing Study' (NiSA).  The purpose of our study is to understand how our…

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Tandeming Together

The Northern Ireland Optometric Society (NIOS) and Optometry Northern Ireland (ONI) recently sponsored Tandeming Together, a Northern Ireland cycling club for blind and partially-sighted people. The NIOS and ONI membership generously supported Tandeming Together by purchasing 2 new top of…

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