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WORLD GLAUCOMA WEEK AND ACCESS TO EFFECTIVE TREATMENTS

EDM (Early Day Motion) 2173: tabled on 12 March 2019

Tabled in the 2017-19 session.

This motion has been signed by 24 Members. It has not yet had any amendments submitted.

Motion text

That this House welcomes World Glaucoma Week from 10 to 16 March 2019; commits to ensuring that the one million glaucoma-related visits to the NHS are met with a state of the art health service focusing on best patient outcomes and efficient and safe service delivery; further commits to scrutinize current NHS improvement plans to separate cataract and glaucoma surgeries which are safer for patients, more cost efficient and common practice across the UK; supports maintaining long-term improvements to eye health and reducing hospital visits; and encourages further action to promote a culture of good eye health.

The first 6 Members who have signed to support the motion are the sponsors. The primary sponsor is generally the person who tabled the motion and has responsibility for it. The date shown is when the Member signed the motion.

In addition to the sponsors, the following Members have signed to support the motion.

There are no withdrawn signatures for this motion.