Optical Practices in Wiltshire can now take part in CUES (Community Urgent Eyecare Services) which is run by Primary Eyecare Service in BSW (Bath and North East Somerset, Swindon & Wiltshire).
Jan 2022 Update-
For CUES Provider practices:
You will have received comms from Primary Eyecare Service on Friday 7th January fully detailing the changes. Please could you share this information with all members of your practice team. A copy of these comms and the updated pathway and protocol documents can be found below.
For non-CUES provider practices:
Who is eligible for CUES?
CUES is available to patients presenting with a recent onset urgent eye problem such as a painful eye, foreign body, sudden change in vision, or sudden onset of flashes and floaters which may suggest retinal detachment.
CUES is available to patients of any age with a GP in BaNES, Swindon or Wiltshire.
Patients with non-urgent or longstanding symptoms are not eligible for CUES.
Please see the following documents for more information.