Vision UK response to the Public Health England consultation relating to the Public Health Outcomes Framework.

20 February 2019
Source: Vision UK

Attached is the Vision UK response to the Public Health England consultation relating to the Public Health Outcomes Framework. The deadline for the consultation is 11.45pm Friday 22 February. The consultation can be found here We have worked with colleagues at the Clinical Council for Eye Health Commissioning, England Vision Strategy and CVIC (Certificate of Vision Impairment Committee) who are

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Proposed Changes To The Public Health Outcomes Framework From 2019 Vision UK
Proposed Changes To The Public Health Outcomes Framework From 2019 Vision UK
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College of Optometrists: Consensus Statement Myopia Management

20 February 2019
Source: College of Optometrists

Myopia is a global problem. The rising prevalence and the risks of sight-threatening ocular pathology associated with myopia are well documented. On 15 June 2018, The College of Optometrists held a roundtable meeting to bring together clinicians, researchers and lead organisations across eye health, to consider the current evidence on childhood and adult myopia management. This consensus statement represents an

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Papers for the ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network meeting 15/02/19

12 February 2019
Source: ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network + Vision UK

Papers for the ADASS physical & sensory impairment & HIV/AIDS network meeting 15/02/19  To be held on 15/02/19, 11.00am – 3.00pm Location: Thomas Pocklington Trust, The Pocklington Hub, Tavistock House South, Tavistock Square, WC1H 9LG A Speech to Text reporter has been booked for this meeting

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ADASS Agenda 15
ADASS Agenda 15

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Rehabilitaiton Registration Position Statement Draft 7
Rehabilitaiton Registration Position Statement Draft 7
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Appendix 2 RWPN ROVI  Job Description
Appendix 2 RWPN ROVI Job Description
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Appendix 3 RWPN CPD Scheme Description Jan 2017
Appendix 3 RWPN CPD Scheme Description Jan 2017
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4 Drugs & Alcohol ADASS PSI Network Meeting February 2019 V2, Dormer G
4 Drugs & Alcohol ADASS PSI Network Meeting February 2019 V2, Dormer G
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ECLO Presentation ADASS 15 02 19 Final
ECLO Presentation ADASS 15 02 19 Final
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ILT Presentation- Adass- 2019
ILT Presentation- Adass- 2019
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ECLO Presentation ADASS 15 02 19 Final
ECLO Presentation ADASS 15 02 19 Final
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Agenda for the ADASS Physical Disabilities, Sensory Impairment and HIV/AIDS Network Meeting 15/02/19

4 February 2019

Attached is the agenda for the ADASS al Disabilities, Sensory Impairment and HIV/AIDS Network meeting.on 15/02/19. The meeting will be from 11.00am – 3.00pm a Thomas Pocklington Trust, The Pocklington Hub, Tavistock House South, Tavistock Square, WC1H 9LG If you would like to attend please let us know tayyaba.kamal@visionuk.org.uk Further papers will be sent out as soon as possible.  

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ADASS Agenda 15

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The Kings Fund: Reimagining community services Making the most of our assets

24 January 2019
Source: The Kings Fund

This report is a call to action on community services. The longstanding ambition to strengthen these services has not been realised. Growing financial and workforce pressures are having an impact on the ability of service providers to meet the needs of the population and to make a reality of the vision set out in the NHS five year forward view

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Nystagmus Network’s new resources for 2019

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22 January 2019
Source: Nystagmus Network

Nystagmus Network has published two brand new free PowerPoint presentations: Introducing Nystagmus or Wobbly Eyes – aimed at children at school or nursery. The presentation gives an overview of the condition and explains what it is like to have nystagmus. Introducing Nystagmus – designed to be shown on screens at reception in your workplace, clinic or hospital waiting room. The presentation gives

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Vision UK response to the ORR Improving Assisted Travel – consultation on changes to guidance for train and station operators on Disabled People’s Protection Policy (DPPP)

18 January 2019
Source: Vision UK

This consultation sets out proposals to change the Disabled People’s Protection Policy (DPPP) Guidance for train and station operators on how to write their policies for helping disabled people to travel by rail. It is the culmination of the work undertaken so far to understand passengers’ experience of this service and to develop concrete proposals that are designed to bring

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NHS England Long Term Plan published

7 January 2019
Source: NHS England

The NHS long term plan, published today, will save almost half a million more lives with practical action on major killer conditions and investment in world class, cutting edge treatments including genomic tests for every child with cancer. The blueprint to make the NHS fit for the future will use the latest technology, such as digital GP consultations for all

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Age Scotland, Action on Hearing Loss Scotland, and Scottish War Blinded (as partners in the Unforgotten Forces consortium): Combating Sight and Hearing Loss

4 January 2019
Source: Scottish War Blinded

Age Scotland, Action on Hearing Loss Scotland, and Scottish War Blinded (as partners in the Unforgotten Forces consortium), have put together this practical guide for older veterans who are living with sensory loss, primarily sight and hearing. The guide details in clear concise language the advice and support available, and goes a long way in helping point individuals in the

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