East Lancashire Areas Local Optometric Committee represents all optometrists who practise in East Lancs and Blackburn with Darwen. The current commitee is comprised of: Clive Duerden (Chairman), Stuart Ingleby (Vice Chairman), Mark Jinkinson (Treasurer), David Noblett (Secretary), Aftab Ahmed, Zunaid Ally, James Bontoft, Vicky Chiu, David Cleasby, David Gould, Jawad Malik, Nynisha Patel and Ceri Smith-Jaynes. The Committee works with the CCGs and NHS England (Area Team) on all issues relating to NHS Optometric services in the area, including GOS sight tests, GOS regulations and terms of service, Clinical Governance and Enhanced Services.
The Committee also meets about 4 times a year at Ewood Services. The next LOC meeting will be on Tue 2nd June 2015 at Ewood Services, Darwen (J4, m65) - 630pm in the Meeting Room. Minutes from the previous meeting click here.
The Committee is holding its next AGM May 14th 2015. To book and further information contact David Noblett using the email address in the top banner) and all optometrists and dispensing opticians are invited to attend.
If you have any issues that you feel the LOC should discuss at its next meeting, e-mail your query or problem to David Noblett. See News Page for more details.
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