COVID-19 Urgent Eyecare Service


We would like to inform you that the COVID -19 Urgent Eyecare Service (CUES service) has now been launched in Manchester, Oldham and Bolton.

This service is commissioned by Manchester Health and Care Commissioning (MHCC), Oldham CCG,and Bolton CCG and is provided by local optical practices via the optometry federation, Primary Eyecare Services Ltd (PES) with the support of Manchester, Oldham and Bolton Local Optical Committees.

The primary aim of this Service is to ensure people can access urgent eyecare within primary care, utilising the established trained workforce in optical practices. This is essential to reduce demand on primary care and hospital eye services during the coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic.

Below are some additional resources and information relating to the service:

 CUES Service Summary One Page

CUES LPC Manchester, Oldham and Bolton letter

CUES Poster AW 1

CUES Poster AW 2

CUES Bolton Practice list

CUES Manchester Practice list

CUES Oldham Practice list

CUES Trafford Provider list