Scope of Practice

Now that I’m graduated, what can I do back in my home province? Check out this interactive map about what you can do and can’t do in your province.
It is important to get involved with your provincial association as your association works hard to expand your scope of practice.


Recent changes:  January 8th, 2016 — Saskatchewan Optometrists now have the authority to diagnose, treat and manage glaucoma, including prescribing oral medications

Optometry Scope of Practice in Canada

Data compiled from the Canadian Association of Optometrists      (Last updated January 11, 2016)

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