About Us

About Us

Your membership at work

Membership of our organisation offers true value through the following benefits:

  • Strong leadership of your profession for your profession
    We put our profession and our members before all else.
     
  • An independent voice
    Our decisions are not influenced by commercial pressure.
     
  • Professional Indemnity Insurance
    Automatic peace-of-mind PII insurance for all members
     
  • Representation
    A proactive and consistent voice at Federal and State decision-making tables, helping to drive and influence sector policy outcomes
     
  • Education
    Access to year-round quality continuing professional education aligned to OBA requirements
    Including an annual conference, WAVE
    Access to six other inter-State member conferences
    Access to a world-class online bookshop and merchandise store
     
  • CPD Points management
    We log your accredited CPD so that you always have an accurate record of your points
     
  • Engagement
    Expert clinical and practice management assistance including on-going advice on Medicare
     
  • Promotion & awareness
    Delivery of marketing and publicity campaigns designed to raise awareness of the
    optometry sector, optometrists and community eye health and vision issues.
     
  • Consumer assistance
    All members listed on Find an Optometrist making it easy for consumers to find you
     
  • Community engagement
    Coordinated support of two valuable initiatives: St Pat’s Eye Clinic and Homeless Connect
     
  • News & information
    The most up-to-date sector information is provided to all members through;
  • Vision, Optometry Western Australia’s own newsletter
  • Optometry Australia’s team of specialist health writers with live blog streaming and social media posts
    on the most current news that matters. 
  • All members also receive our peer reviewed Journal, Clinical and Experimental Optometry
    as well as Pharma which provide the latest information to enhance your clinical practice.
     
  • Networking
    Opportunities to interact with fellow members in a more casual atmosphere.
     
  • Deals & discounts
    Our Advantage Program is available only to members

 For a full list of member benefits;

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