EXTRAORDINARY GENERAL MEETING
On the 8th September 2015 the LOC held an Extraordinary General Meeting to discuss the possibility of increasing the Statutory Levy from 1%.
During the EGM it was proposed the Levy be increased from 1% up to a maximum of 1.3%.
Eligible Members present voted FOR the proposal.
See the news page for more details.
REFERRALS TO HULL & EAST YORKSHIRE EYE HOSPITAL
A notice was sent out to all contractors and performers on December 23rd regarding direct referrals to Hull. All referrals should now be sent directly:
Post to: Central Appointments, Wilson Building, Hull Royal Infirmary, Anlaby Road, Hull HU3 2JZ (for cataracts please add DIRECT CATARACT REFERRAL to top line of address)
Fax to: (01482) 604445
Fax to: (01482) 816757
PLEASE TELEPHONE FIRST
Out of hours: (01482) 875875
and ask for the doctor on call for ophthalmology.
WET AMD FAX LINE: (01482) 816757
For a new, up-to-date list of consultants and their specialities, as well as all the relevant hospital addresses and phone numbers, please click here.
CATARACT AUDIT FORM FOR
HULL & EAST YORKSHIRE EYE HOSPITAL
A new Cataract Audit Form is now available to download from the 'Community Eyecare' tab.
The Optical Confederation has released some guidance regarding the trial of Universal Credit, and how it will affect GOS. Click here for more details.
Electronic GOS18 referral form
Under the Community Eyecare tab is now a new referral form created by LOC Executive in collaboration with Colin Vize Clinical Lead Ophthalmology HEYEH.
This form may be completed electronically using MSWord or printed off and completed manually. The larger grey boxes are areas that will accept text input if clicked on. Clicking on the small grey squares enters a cross automatically.
There is also an electronic version of the Wet AMD fast-track referral fax form (Hull only).