Workshop 10 – Sunday 14th May (11.30-12.30) Room MR-5

3 CET Credits – CET Code C-56204

Competencies  Optometrist – Communication, Standards of Practice, Ocular Examination, Ocular Disease & Assessment of Visual Function                                                                                                                         Dispensing Optician Communication, Standards of Practice, Ocular Examination, Refractive Management & Ocular Abnormalities

Title – Smartphone Technology – Tele-diagnosis

Lead Facilitator – Karen Sparrow, Peek Vision Foundation

Short Abstract

This workshop session will highlight how evidence based; validated mobile technology can improve vision screening outcomes and efficiency, especially for groups such as the elderly and school children to identify those needing further examination and eye care to ensure they are referred promptly into an eye care pathway to receive this care.