Feedback on the RANZCO referral pathway for glaucoma


Advocacy Reports and submissions 2019 reports and submissions Feedback on the RANZCO referral pathway for glaucoma

Summary

Date: 7 May 2019

The RACGP provided feedback on the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists regarding their referral pathway for glaucoma management.

The RACGP suggests that the role of GPs in the pathway be highlighted, with the inclusion of a step for optometrists and ophthalmologists to communicate treatment plans to a patient’s GP.