This event is intended for all practitioners within the Greater Manchester area who wish to undertake their MECS Part 2 practical assessment.
Payment to be made to Primary Eyecare Services and completed prior to attendance, invoice will be issued following acceptance of booking. For further information, please contact Matthew Jinkinson at: firstname.lastname@example.org
There is a cancellation policy, and attendees should contact Matthew if the need to cancel arises:
- 72 hours or more notice - full refund
- 48 hours notice - 75% refund
- 24 hours notice - 50% refund
- On the day or no notice of cancellation - no refund.
The assessment is in the form of five OSCEs, each takes 5 minutes. Allow 90 minutes for the briefing and full assessment. The OSCEs are based on the 7 LOCSU MECS distance learning lectures. These lectures and MCQs must be successfully completed 3 days before the event. Contact Matthew at email@example.com to obtain the promo code and instructions in order to access these lectures via the WOPEC website if you are a Barnsley practitioner. If not from the Barnsley LOC area, then contact your local LOC for an access promo code. Priority will be given to Manchester and surrounding areas Practitioners, with next priority given to Sheffield based practitioners and then all other areas thereafter. The bookings are on a first come first serve basis.
- Station 1 - Volk BIO
- Station 2 - Patient interaction
- Station 3 & 4 - Structured Oral’s
- Station 5 - Referral
Practice makes perfect - The only practical element is the slit lamp Volk BIO station, it is expected that you regularly practice this examination technique on your routine, un-dilated patients.