We protect the public by regulating Ontario opticians, to ensure they maintain a high Standard of Practise and professionalism.
An election will be held for Board of Directors positions in District 4 (Western), District 7 (Central Western), and District 6 (Ontario / Contact Lens Mentor) from October 14, 2022, to October 28, 2022. The successful candidates will begin serving a three-year term of office starting January 1, 2023. [ read more ]
As most of you are aware, effective June 11, 2022, the Ontario Government revoked all remaining directives relating to the health care sector, including the requirements for masks and screening in health care settings. [ read more ]
When it comes to your health, especially your eyes, being informed is essential. With vision care, patients are often uncertain which health professional delivers which service. [ read more ]
In 2004, the Ontario Government introduced the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA) [ read more ]
Opticians are among 26 health professions that have been granted the privilege to regulate themselves by the provincial government. [ read more ]
Document, document, document. Comprehensive and accurate notes are important anytime you engage with a patient, but especially so when you encounter a challenging situation in your practice. [ read more ]