30 November 2020

Thank you for supporting patients throughout the pandemic

Optical bodies have grouped together to recognise the efforts of the optical profession to provide the best possible care for patients throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

We would like to thank our members and the wider profession for their hard work and continuing commitment to patient care throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read the letter we have signed, along with six other organisations here.

Related further reading

This article reviews the research into digital technology innovation and home monitoring in the management of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and glaucoma.

This article summarises the key findings of a survey taken by members of the College of Optometrists investigating changes in clinical optometric practice in the UK as a result of the pandemic including the challenges and benefits identified.

COVID-19 and its impact on eyecare: a review