COVID-19: In practice resources

We provide a range of resources for optometrists to use in practice or remotely, including template forms, posters and downloads, and a visual acuity chart and other resources for remote consultations. Some of these have been developed exclusively for our members.

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Triaging patients in line with Amber Phase guidance
We have developed tools and guidance to help your practice staff to triage patients over the phone during the Amber Phase: 

Download a letter to employers reminding them that their procedures should be compliant with both the College and national and local guidance, as well as emphasising their duty of care to staff and patients (PDF, 429KB)

Download the risk assessment form for new and expectant mothers (Word, 102KB)

Download the Clinical telephone review form (PDF, 492KB)

Download the supplying replacement spectacles by phone (PDF, 540KB) 

Download the supplying replacement contact lenses by phone (PDF, 535KB)

We're still covering up poster
Download the 'We're still covering up' poster.
We're still covering up web banner.
Download the 'We're still covering up' portrait or landscape web banner (jpeg).








COVID-19 keeping you safe poster

This poster reassures patients that your practice is safe to visit.

COVID-19 email banner

Download this banner and add it to your emails to reassure patients your practice is safe.









COVID-19 floor stickers

Buy College-branded social distancing floor stickers.

COVID-19 amber phase children's poster

Download the amber phase children's poster (PDF, 1.19MB)









COVID-19 amber phase infographic

Download the amber phase infographic (PDF, 50.2KB)

COVID-19 amber phase door poster

Download the amber phase door poster (PDF, 470KB)









COVID-19 essential eye care services poster
Download the essential eye care services poster (PDF, 28KB)
COVID-19 visual acuity chart for remote consultations

Download the Visual Acuity chart for remote consultations (PDF, 987KB)









COVID-19 symptoms poster - England

Download the COVID-19 symptoms poster for England (PDF, 40.5KB)

COVID-19 symptoms poster - Northern Ireland

Download the COVID-19 symptoms poster for Northern Ireland (PDF, 40.7KB)









COVID-19 symptoms poster - Scotland

Download the COVID-19 symptoms poster for Scotland (PDF, 41.4KB)

COVID-19 symptoms poster - Wales

Download the COVID-19 symptoms poster for Wales (PDF, 40.7KB)