Read on Optometrists approved to participate in the COVID-19 surge workforce

Optometrists approved to participate in the COVID-19 surge workforce

Ahpra today announced it had added optometrists to the approved sub-register of health practitioners able to provide clinical and non-clinical support directly related to the COVID-19 health response, including the opportunity to administer COVID-19 vaccinations.

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Read on Three-year blueprint for sector’s evolution

Three-year blueprint for sector’s evolution

Optometry Australia today launched its new Shared Strategic Plan for the three-year period, 2021-2024. The plan outlines the organisation’s areas of focus and goals to support and sustain the sector’s evolution in Australia over the next three years.

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