UDO and ECOO present comparative health economic study to the French Assemblée Nationale

January 2012

On 18 January 2012, ECOO and its French member Union des Opticiens (UDO) presented the “Comparative Analysis of Delivery of Primary Eye Care in Three European Countries” by Professor Wasem to deputies and senators in the Assemblée Nationale in Paris. The comparison between the primary eye care systems in Germany, the UK and France has been presented.

In particular, attention to the demographic challenges that France faces with its current professional set-up has been pointed out. The study has been generally well received by participants.