COO Proposed Standards Allow On-Line Eyeglass Selling

From  Ontario Opticians Association Focus Newsletter January 2015

On Tuesday January 27, 2015 the College of Opticians of Ontario (COO) approved in principal, changes to our Standards Of Practice. These changes effect the dispensing of glasses, contact lenses, low vision aids, and safety glasses. Record keeping and infection control are also addressed*. The draft Standards have now been sent out for stakeholder feedback. You should have received an email from the COO asking for your comments. The COO will also be holding focus groups. The OOA will be seeking member input and also a review by our legal/consulting team. I strongly encourage you to take part in this process both through your association and directly to the COO. Be sure to answer the trending questions in this newsletter so we can start a dialogue with you, our members, Continue reading COO Proposed Standards Allow On-Line Eyeglass Selling