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Read the latest news announcements from Primary Eyecare.

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InSight Issue 4 Is Out Now

As we move into the winter months, we look at how the NHS is grappling with a set of complex priorities.

24 November 2023

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Collaborating In Practice – the Benefits of Building Strong Working Partnerships

Wasim Sawar, recently organised a series of visits to three very different local optometry practices.

20 November 2023

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Achieving Electronic Eye Care Referrals at Scale

NHS England’s Electronic Eyecare Referral (EeRS) programme has made varied levels of progress across the country.

20 November 2023


RNIB Announces Pilot Partnership With Primary Eyecare To Provide Extra Patient Support in the North-West

RNIB (Royal National Institute of Blind People) announces pilot partnership with Primary Eyecare Services to provide extra patient support in the north-west.

17 November 2023

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Primary Eyecare Takes On the 2024 London Marathon to Raise Money for SeeAbility

Five brave Primary Eyecare employees are getting their running shoes at the ready ahead of taking part in the 2024 London Marathon.

13 November 2023

Maximising Use of Independent Prescribers in Community Urgent Eye Care Services

The Community Urgent Eye Care (CUES) service specification, published by NHS England in April 2020, includes a pathway for use by Independent Prescribing Optometrists, widening the scope of previous Minor Eye Conditions Services (MECS).

10 November 2023

Black History Month 2023

October is Black History Month

As October begins, so does Black History Month – the annual global tribute to the work and achievements of remarkable black individuals throughout history all over the world.

1 October 2023


Smoking and Sight Loss

Sunday 24 September is the last day of the 2023 National Eye Health Campaign and is dedicated to a crucial message – smoking carries adverse risks to sight.

24 September 2023