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Optimising eye care through collaboration between pharmacists and optometrists

Date: 9/04/2019

Venue: PSA SA/NT office, Level 1, 7/102 Greenhill Road, Unley , SA, 5061

Provider: Optometry SA

Contact: Nicole Ostrognay, [E] n.ostrognay@optometry.org.au, [P] +61437970923

Learning Objectives

  • Recognise the role both pharmacists and optometrists play in optimising eye health and management
  • Recognise and differentiate between eye conditions that commonly present in the community
  • Discuss common ophthalmic medications available in community pharmacy including discussion of contraindications and precautions
  • Recognise appropriate referral pathways for patients presenting with eye conditions
  • Recognise resources that can be referred to, to respond to common clinical challenges relating to managing common eye conditions

Max points awarded: 4.00

Session Information

Name
Optimising eye care through colloaboration between pharmacists and optometrists
Activity Type
Face to Face without Assessment
Therapeutic?
Yes
Manufacturer/Supplier?
No
Points for attending & Passing Assessment
0.00

NameActivity TypeTherapeutic?Manufacturer/
Supplier?
Points for attending &
Passing Assessment
Optimising eye care through colloaboration between pharmacists and optometristsFace to Face without AssessmentYesNo4.00