Event

MECS assessment WOPEC. All London

Date
Location
Optegra Eye Hospital - North London
Leader
Clare O'Donnell
Cost
150.00

This event is intended for ALL OPTOMETRISTS who wish to undertake their MECS Part 2 practical assessment

There is a fee of £150 payable in advance of this event via the on-line portal. Your place will be cancelled if you do not complete payments promptly.

For further information, please contact Emma Bolton BoltonE1@Cardiff.ac.uk

Practitioners must be registered with the GOC and hold a 'GOC-' number in order to book on the assessment. Practitioners who cancel their booking or fail to attend this assessment without prior contact with WOPEC at least 5 days before the event may be issued with an exam fee of £150 from Cardiff University.

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 seven LOCSU MECS distance learning lectures. These lectures and MCQs must be successfully completed 3 days before the event. Contact your LOC to obtain the promo code and instructions in order to access these lectures via the WOPEC website. Results will be emailed 2-3 weeks after the event has occurred. 

OSCE stations

  • 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.

Sun 14th July 2019
Time Title Spaces Status

Arrival and Registration

15 Mins

 

MECS OSCE

90 Mins

7 / 10

Booking Closed

Arrival and Registration

15 Mins

 

MECS OSCE

90 Mins

4 / 10

Booking Closed

Arrival and Registration

15 Mins

 

MECS OSCE

90 Mins

5 / 10

Booking Closed