Community Services Vital To NHS Future Success


NHS tagThe NHS outgoing boss, Sir David Nicholson, has called for community-based services such as Warwickshire’s IOP Referral Refinement to be at the epicentre of future health provision.

Read LOCSU’s report on Sir David’s comments HERE

Read The Guardian’s full interview with Sir David HERE

DVLA Vision Testing Services Contract – Latest Developments


locsuLOCSU has been informed by the DVLA that the “standstill” period has been extended, prior to awarding the Vision Testing Services Contract, to midnight on Thursday, 20th February 2014.

Read LOCSU’s full statement HERE

The DVLA confirmed to Optometry Today last week that they intended to award the contract to Specsavers Opticians.

Read the latest OT article HERE