Question 1:

In which circumstance can an Optometrist/Dispensing Optician NOT change the details of a prescription brought into the practice:

  1. When adjusting for the BVD
  2. When transposing the prescription
  3. If the patient feels they aren’t strong enough.


Question 2:

Which one of the following doesn’t count as supervision of a children’s dispense/glasses collection?

  1. Able to intervene
  2. At another practice and contactable by phone
  3. Physically present on the same premises.


Question 3

If a customer buys ready readers from an Optometry Practice – which of the following pieces of information should be recorded?

  1. Cost of the appliance
  2. Patient PD and OCs of the glasses
  3. No information is needed.


NIOS, P.O. Box 2240, BELFAST, BT13 9DA