26 Feb 2019
A profession-specific annual report summary that looks into the work of the Optometry Board of Australia over the year to 30 June 2018 has now been published.
The report expands on data reported in the 2017/18 annual report by AHPRA and the National Boards. This information provides a further snapshot of the profession as at 30 June 2018, and includes the number of applications for registration, outcomes of practitioner audits and segmentation of the registrant base by gender, age and principal place of practice.
Notifications information includes the number of complaints or concerns received, matters opened and closed during the year, types of complaint, monitoring and compliance and matters involving immediate action.
Insights into the profession as at 30 June 2018 include:
To download this report or to view the main 2017/18 annual report, visit the AHPRA website.