Welcome to the June 2018 edition of the ECOO newsletter! In this issue, we give an update on the latest developments at EU level, as well as on the latest developments in Italy, Norway and Sweden. Click here to read the new issue!
In the wake of the growing online presence of optical and optometric services and the advancing European Digital Single Market, ECOO developed guidance documents to establish common principles and reduce uncertainties around professional practice and consumer and patient safety in the online world. Over recent years, the optical and optometric industry has seen a significant […]
ECOO’s latest article, “Europe’s optometrists and opticians in an increasingly digital landscape”, highlights that the expertise of eye care professionals remains crucial in ensuring patient eye health, exciting new technologies and ubiquitous connectedness notwithstanding. The full article can be accessed here.
ECOO is delighted to announce the publication of its third edition of the Blue Book, a valuable aggregation of data on the professions of optometry and optics in countries across Europe.
It is the only publicly available compilation of data that offers a comparative and comprehensive view on these two professional groups across 30 countries. Information is gathered through surveys filled in by ECOO members and partners.