Public ophthalmology services in Tasmania – an overview including current collaborative care pathways

08 Aug 2021
12:45 pm - 1:15 pm

Public ophthalmology services in Tasmania – an overview including current collaborative care pathways

Presentation Outline

An overview of current publicly funded ophthalmology services and training in Tasmania including referral guidelines, collaborative care models, and current waits for services.

 

 

Learning Objectives

 

Understand current referral guidelines

Understand existing collaborative care models working in Tasmania

Understand current patient access for public services so optometrists can give patients up to date information so they can make an informed decision regarding where they seek care.

 

 

 

Therapeutic – No

 

Event Topics

Cataract – referral information and protocol

Ocular Trauma/Emergency Eye Care