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February 22, 2024
Join the March 2024 Board Meeting on Youtube!

You are invited to join the next Board of Directors meeting on YouTube. Details below: March 4 on YouTube using the links below: [ read more ]

February 21, 2024
Change to 2024 NACOR Exam Dates - May 3 - 5

The new NACOR exam dates are May 3rd to 5th. The application deadline is Friday March 29, 2024. Applications are available on the NACOR website.  [ read more ]

Public Blog

April 21, 2021
Optician, Optometrist, Ophthalmologist? Do you know the Difference?

When it comes to your health, especially your eyes, being informed is essential. With vision care, patients are often uncertain which health professional delivers which service. [ read more ]

November 5, 2020
Here’s what you need to know about accessing your personal health information

In 2004, the Ontario Government introduced the Personal Health Information Protection Act (PHIPA) [ read more ]

Registrant Blog

February 10, 2023
Delegation, Assignment and Pre-Testing – What Opticians Need to Know

Delegation By Opticians Delegation is when a regulated health professional transfers their authority to perform a controlled act to a person who is not authorized to perform that act. Delegation can only occur where it complies with relevant standards and/or regulations governing the professional who is delegating the act. [ read more ]

August 27, 2021
Registration Fees: The Why and the How

Opticians are among 26 health professions that have been granted the privilege to regulate themselves by the provincial government. [ read more ]

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