A password-protected page is available by clicking here, which contains referral and community eye care protocols and forms exclusively for the use of Staffordshire optometrists and dispensing opticians.
Any Staffordshire optometrist or dispensing optician wishing to visit the secured page should email LOC secretary Alison Lowell email@example.com, giving his or her full name, GOC number and practice(s) currently working in. Once your details have been validated, Alison will send you a reply containing your password.
Please click on the relevant area for Referral pathways:
North Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent
Ophthalmology Red Flag Criteria
South Staffordshire referrals to RWT
New Cross Ophthalmology Referral Guidelines
East Staffordshire and South East Staffordshire
Staffs LOC Guidance on Eye Examinations for Children
(This is a response to parents being advised by certain Opticians that their child is too young to have an Eye Test). Please click here for guidance.