22 June 2021

Department of Health and Social Care’s consultation on Regulating healthcare professionals

We responded to the Department of Health and Social Care’s consultation on Regulating healthcare professionals, protecting the public.

The College has responded to the Department of Health and Social Care’s consultation on Regulating healthcare professionals, protecting the public which sets out substantial proposals to change the legislative basis of all healthcare regulators, including the GOC, to make their governance, rules and processes more flexible and consistent.

Related further reading

Here we summarise three research papers from a recent issue of Optometry in Practice.

This article provides practical tips for assessing and managing eye health in people with varying degrees of hearing loss.

As our Editor in Chief steps into a new role, we look at how hospital clinics and practices coped with the pressures of the pandemic, and how we can provide services tailored to patients' needs.