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Correct IOL implantation in cataract surgery – quality standard

Mar 21

Quality standard for IOL implantation in cataract surgery

  • 21 March 2018

Quality Standard for Cataract Services

Dec 22

Simple self-assessment tool for cataract services.

  • 22 December 2016


Feb 08

The Royal College of Ophthalmologists (RCOphth) is delighted to announce that we have been awarded a contract to manage the National Ophthalmology Audit Programme (RCOphth NOA). The RCOphth will deliver this vital initiative which is commissioned by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership as part of the National Clinical Audit Programme.

  • 8 February 2015

2012 Eye healthcare professionals’ concern of growing number of patients denied cataract surgery

Feb 08

Joint statement by RCOphth and the College of Optometrists expressing concern over reports that patients in more than half of PCTs in England are being denied cataract surgery unless their ability to read the optometrists’ test chart (visual acuity) falls below a certain level

  • 8 February 2015

Quality Standards for Cataract Services

Dec 19

The College’s Quality Standards Group has produced a suite of simple self-assessment tools for ophthalmology services.

  • 19 December 2014