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The Optometrists and Dispensing Opticians Board has held all of its meeting for 2016. The Board plans to hold quarterly meetings in Wellington in 2017.
Meetings will be held on the following dates:
Teleconferences for urgent business and committee work may be held throughout the year.
The Board is a statutory body constituted under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003 (the Act) to maintain the health and safety of members of the public by providing mechanisms to ensure that health practitioners are competent and fit to practise. The Board endeavours to keep its stakeholders up to date with key decisions.
To read a summary of key decisions made at the above mentioned meetings, please click on the link below for the relevant meeting date. Links will only appear for meetings that have taken place already and where a summary is now available.
NB: Decisions relating to individual practitioners discussed at Board meetings are confidential between the Board and the practitioner under the Privacy Act 1993 and are therefore not included or referenced.
4 November 2016 (available soon)