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January 13, 2021

COVID-19 Update #25

The Ontario Government has again declared a provincial state of emergency. Effective Thursday, January 14, 2021, certain businesses and service providers in Ontario will be subject to additional public health restrictions. These measures will remain in place until at least February 11, 2021.  .. [ read more ]


December 23, 2020

News From The College: December 23, 2020

As we approach the end of the year, the College would like to thank every optician for the dedication and commitment you have shown to the health and well-being of your patients and colleagues. This has been a challenging year and you have demonstrated that you can provide safe and.. [ read more ]


November 17, 2020

News From The College: November 13, 2020

Last Chance to Share your thoughts on the Draft Delegation Standard of Practice and Practice Guidelines. Standard 10: Delegation survey closes on Saturday, November 14, 2020. Reading the document and completing the survey can be counted towards your self-directed CE for the year... [ read more ]


November 10, 2020

Remembrance Day Office Closure

The College of Opticians Of Ontario offices will be closed on Wednesday, November 11, 2020... [ read more ]


November 5, 2020

Your personal health information is protected under the law. Here’s what you need to know about accessing your information from an Optician

In 2004, the Ontario Government introduced the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA) to ensure clarity and consistency amongst all health care providers when it comes to the collection, use, disclosure, and protection of your personal health information... [ read more ]


October 19, 2020

News From The College: October 16, 2020

Share your Thoughts on the Draft Delegation Standard of Practice and Practice Guideline.. [ read more ]


September 29, 2020

News From The College: September 28, 2020

Get Involved as an Appointed Member on COO Committees Serving as an appointed committee member is a personally and professionally rewarding way of contributing to safe and high-quality vision care for Ontario patients. If you are a Registered Optician interested contributing to public protection, consider getting involved. Appointments are for.. [ read more ]


August 13, 2020

News From the College: Summer Update

Read on for important updates from the College, including good news about registration fees, opportunities to get involved at the College and, provide feedback, and updates on the College student/intern mentor policy and the Board's July meeting... [ read more ]


July 20, 2020

Attend the Board of Directors Meeting on YouTube on July 27

Join the Board of Directors meeting on YouTube on Monday July 27, 2020 from 9:00 am to 12:00. To watch the live stream on YouTube click here... [ read more ]


June 26, 2020

The Citizen Advisory Group (CAG)

Do You Want to Impact Health Care in Ontario? Why Not Join the Citizen Advisory Group!.. [ read more ]

 
 

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