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General Ophthalmic Services, Workforce Statistics, England and Wales - 31 December 2016

Publication date: 09:30 March 14, 2017


This report shows the number of ophthalmic practitioners (Optometrists and Ophthalmic Medical Practitioners) who were authorised, by NHS England regions in England and Local Health Boards (LHB) in Wales, to carry out NHS funded sight tests as at 31 December each year.

Key Facts



Date Range: 31 December 2006 to 31 December 2016
Geographical coverage: England and Wales
Geographical granularity: Regional health body, Regions

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