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Additional Services Contracts in Hampshire – PEC Services Registration

If your practice does not currently subcontract with PEC Services and would like your practice to be involved;  please read attached information with regards to how to get involved and the compliance which is required; if you wish to participate

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Payment of HES Vouchers Issued by UHS

University Hospital Southampton has recently changed the way their invoices are dealt with and are now sorting things in house rather than via SBS in Wakefield.  This has resulted in some changes to procedure. Despite the changes optical practices should still continue

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Hampshire LOC AGM – 05 June 2019

Notification of Annual General Meeting 05 June 2019 To all local Contractors and Performers in the Hampshire LOC area: The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Hampshire LOC will be held on Wednesday 05 June 2019 At   Novotel Southampton

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Eye Health Needs Assessment and other useful Infomation

NHSE South Region (Wessex) have released the Eye Health Needs Assessment 2018 (EHNA) for all to view together with other useful information. Please feel free to use the following link which is also available on our NHS England website page

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New from LOCSU – Data Security and Protection Toolkit Update

Please see LOCSU’s latest news about DSPT on QiO for your information. https://www.locsu.co.uk/what-we-do/communications/news-flashes/data-security-and-protection-toolkit-update/ Any queries, please email LOCSU at info@locsu.co.uk.

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Optometrist Required in Winchester

Optometrist Required for Winchester Independent: We are looking for a full time optom to join our happy team. Great salary and benefits in the beautiful historic town of Winchester, Hampshire. The ideal candidate will be interested in myopia management and

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Hampshire LOC AGM – Save the Date – Guest Speaker Announced

On 5th June 2019 Hampshire LOC will be holding its Annual AGM including Committee elections from 18:00 – 21:00 at the Novotel, West Quay Road,  Southampton. We are pleased to announce that our guest speaker this year will be: Professor

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Gift Of Sight Newsletter – December 2018

Gift of Sight benefits hugely from the generosity of people giving their time to help us and those who donate regularly.  We take every measure to spend your money wisely, on areas of research that will generate direct impact for

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NHSBSA Christmas Opening Hours 2018

Notice of Christmas Opening Hours NHSBSA Ophthalmic Team  Due to the NHSBSA building opening hours over Christmas the Provider Assurance Ophthalmic Team have been required to revise their working hours for the 2018 Christmas period. The revised times as discussed

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Universal Credit and NHS GOS

Below is a link to NHS.UK website which provides information regarding Universal Credit entitlement to NHS GOS and how to record on NHS GOS forms Universal Credit – Help with Health Costs

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