Read on Optometry Connection launching soon

Optometry Connection launching soon

Optometry Australia has announced the appointment of Simon Hanna as Education Editor of its new flagship publication Optometry Connection. Optometry Connection is due to be distributed to members in the first week of December and replaces Pharma and Equipment magazines.

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Read on New Learning Plan to help you meet your new CPD requirements

New Learning Plan to help you meet your new CPD requirements

Optometry Australia is launching its new online Learning Plan which has been specifically designed to make it as easy as possible for members to meet the OBA’s new mandatory CPD registration requirements.

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Read on Committed to supporting you meet the new CPD requirements

Committed to supporting you meet the new CPD requirements

Optometry Australia has been busy preparing the tools and programs to support you through the upcoming changes to the Optometry Board of Australia’s CPD registration requirements. Read more from our President Darrell Baker.

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Read on Latest update (1 July 2020): New infection control video; new MBS indexation schedule; staff award rate changes

Latest update (1 July 2020): New infection control video; new MBS indexation schedule; staff award rate changes

Infection control remains a critical and ongoing requirement for safe optometry practise across Australia and particularly in Victorian hotspots where stage three restrictions have now been re introduced, Optometry Australia has reminded optometrists.

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Read on JobKeeper Step-By-Step Guide and key dates

JobKeeper Step-By-Step Guide and key dates

From today, April 20, employers impacted by COVID-19 have the opportunity to enrol for JobKeeper via the ATO portal. The JobKeeper payments are designed to help employers, sole traders and the self-employed affected by COVID-19 to subsidise their employees’ wages.

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