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Optical practices can help deliver NHS reform says health minister

High-street optical practices can be a force for reform, health minister Alistair Burt said following a meeting with leaders from the optical sector.

Mr Burt said that optometrists and opticians were well positioned to play a wider role in transforming health delivery with other primary care professionals and could help reduce the pressure on GPs and hospital care, such as A&E. More.....