Sunday, November 17, 2019

Specsavers Eye Health report reveals increase in patient referrals

The second annual Specsavers Eye Health Report 2019-20 has been released. This annual report sets the benchmark on eye disease prevalence, detection and diagnosis rates...

SCC8 platinum sponsors release additional CPD

Specsavers Clinical Conference (SCC8) delegates can now access exclusive accredited CPD provided by platinum sponsors Novartis, Alcon and Menicon. The independent learning CPD supplied by...

Cert IV graduates celebrate at SDC3

A number of Certificate IV in Optical Dispensing (Cert IV) students concluded a day of dispensing professional development with a celebration of their educational...

Specsavers extends ADONZ Conference sponsorship to Cert IV students

Specsavers will again be sponsoring the Association of Dispensing Opticians of New Zealand’s (ADONZ) annual conference in November, and is offering a number of...

OLEEP contributes to uncovering of undiagnosed glaucoma cohort

Patients are being referred for glaucoma at a rate consistent with national prevalence data from Specsavers stores that have been involved in RANZCO and...

Last chance to secure your place at SCC8

There are only a few weeks left to register for the eighth Specsavers Clinical Conference (SCC8), which has been accredited for up to 35...

Specsavers Australia & New Zealand eye health strategy goes global

Optometry Director Peter Larsen has been appointed to a newly created role based in the UK, with responsibility for introducing Specsavers Australia & New...

Doug Perkins Medal finalists named ahead of SCC8 award presentation

The Australian and New Zealand Specsavers stores demonstrating consistently high standards of clinical excellence and patient care have been announced in the lead-up to the Specsavers Clinical Conference (SCC8), where one store from each country will be awarded the prestigious Doug Perkins Medal.

Graduate optometrists share learnings from Year Two Projects

Eighteen early-career optometrists that graduated from Deakin University two years ago have concluded their Specsavers Graduate Program journey with a presentation on the findings...

Research shows ‘She’ll be right’ attitude putting sight at risk

New research has found that complacent attitudes towards seeking medical assistance for eye problems means one in five adults in Australia and New Zealand...