Optometry Australia appreciates this is a concerning time for many optometrists, patients and practice owners. This page contains specific clinical advice, regularly updated by our team, to support Optometry Australia members and their patients.
Infection control guidelines and advice
Triaging urgent and critical care
Face masks and other PPE
Links between COVID-19 and viral conjunctivitis
The role of eye protection during COVID-19
Optometry practice ventilation
Visual field disinfection considerations
Support for our members
We realise this is a difficult and uncertain time for all of us. Optometry Australia’s optometry advisor helpdesk offers our members dedicated experienced optometrists ready to provide confidential support.