Policies for practitioners with conditions on registration
The above policy sets out the requirements of a practitioner subject to mentor conditions.
The above position statement sets out the criteria that we apply when considering approval of a mentor and our expectations of an approved mentor.
The above policy sets out the requirements of a practitioner subject to a supervision condition.
The above information sheet outlines considerations when imposing supervision conditions.
The above position statement sets out our expectations of an approved supervisor and the criteria that we apply when considering approval of a supervisor.
Policies and handbooks for members and staff
Policies for members and staff are provided by the Health Professional Councils Authority to all health professional councils. They can be found here.
In addition, we have adopted the following:
The Conditions Handbook is a resource to assist our members in the drafting of conditions (and orders). The Handbook is a work in progress, with an explanatory paper and nine of the ten planned sections currently available.
The Optometry Council of New South Wales' Delegations Manual clearly sets out our delegation of functions and powers.
Useful links for Optometry practitioners
The policies of the following organisations also impact the work of optometrists in NSW:
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