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CCLSA QLD and OQNT ECO Meeting 280719

Date: 28/07/2019

Venue: The Greek Club, 29 Edmondstone St, South Brisbane , QLD, 4101

Provider: Cornea & Contact Lens Society of Australia

Contact: Damien Fisher / Shaheera Survery Patterson, [E] info@cclsa.org.au, [P] 02 9431 8676

Learning Objectives

  • Contact lenses in [corporate] practice - 1.To learn to the important clinical and communication skills needed for contact lens practice in a corporate and independent setting
  • Preparing your patient for ongoing [CL] success! - To understand what’s needed to clinically prepare a patient for contact lenses
  • To understand the role an optometrist plays within a practice to ensure contact lens success
  • Essential Dry eye practice - To understand the need for dry eye practice
  • To understand how to implement strategies to test dry eye in a standard clinical setting
  • Lenses for astigmatism - To understand the contact lens options for correcting astigmatism
  • To implement practical tips for dealing with complications of fitting a toric contact lens
  • Dealing with presbyopia and CL’s - To understand the clinical benefit of fitting presbyopes with contact lenses
  • To understand the contact lens options for presbyopes and keys to successful fitting
  • Daily disposables- What’s the latest and how to handle them?- To be updated on the latest materials and options in daily disposable lenses
  • To learn the important points for success when fitting daily disposable lenses
  • Custom lenses- Where do they fit? - To understand how custom lenses can be used to fit high refractive error and irregular corneae
  • To understand the pathway to advanced contract lens practice
  • Advanced Dry Eye practice - To understand the complexity of dry eye disease
  • To learn how to incorporate advanced dry eye practice in an optometric setting
  • The good, the bad and the legal!- Therapeutic management-To understand the range of conditions that require therapeutic management for the cornea
  • To understand the treatment pathways for acute anterior eye pathology
  • panel discussion To understand the future direction of contact lens practice
  • Debate: Contact lenses are better than surgery at correcting refractive error To understand the benefits of contact lens correction for refractive error To understand the benefits of surgical correction of refractive error

Max points awarded: 16.00

Session Information

Name
Contact lenses in [corporate] practice
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
Yes
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
6.00
Name
Lenses for astigmatism
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
Yes
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
4.50
Name
Custom lenses- Where do they fit?
Activity Type
Face to Face with Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
Yes
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
3.00
Name
The good, the bad and the legal!- Therapeutic management
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
Debate: Contact lenses are better than surgery at correcting refractive error
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
Yes
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
1.00
Name
panel discussion
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
No
Manufacturer/Supplier?
Yes
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
0.50

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Contact lenses in [corporate] practiceFace to Face with AssessmentNoNo3.00
Essential Dry eye practice
Face to Face with AssessmentYesNo2.5
Custom lenses- Where do they fit? Face to Face with AssessmentNoNo1.5
The good, the bad and the legal!- Therapeutic managementFace to Face with AssessmentYesNo1.5
Debate: Contact lenses are better than surgery at correcting refractive errorFace to Face without AssessmentNoNo1.00
panel discussionFace to Face without AssessmentNoNo0.50


Lenses for astigmatism
Face to Face with Assessment
No
No4.50
Advanced dry eye practice
Face to Face with Assessment
YesNo1.5