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Vale Ronald Fieldhouse

Former Optometry Australia director and South Australian optometrist Ronald Fieldhouse has died aged 97 years. Mr Fieldhouse was instrumental in getting optometry consultations recognised on the Medicare schedule – Optometry Australia’s most significant achievement in its 100-year history.

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Read on Urgent policy changes needed to meet eye health needs of socially, geographically and financially disadvantaged Australians

Urgent policy changes needed to meet eye health needs of socially, geographically and financially disadvantaged Australians

With Federal pre-election campaigning officially underway, Optometry Australia is calling on all major parties to commit to implementing urgent policy changes to enable optometrists to better meet the needs of more patients.

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