Articles of Association
The Articles set out the rules of BIOS as a legal entity.
The BIOS Strategy 2015 - 2020To ensure that BIOS is supportive to Orthoptists (and orthoptic assistants), membership is valued by members and services continue to develop
To provide resources for the running of BIOS, committees and work streams in order to make key stakeholders aware of the important role orthoptists play in diagnosis and improving the quality of life through the treatment of eye conditions
To promote the orthoptics profession in the healthcare arena, demonstrating the ability to adapt to changes in healthcare delivery, play an active role in cross-professional groups which help design, review, deliver and evaluate the efficacy of eye health care in general and orthoptists’ roles in particular
To support the provision of the highest standards of expertise in eye care and ensure safe effective and evidence based orthoptic clinical practice.
To enable leaders/managers of the profession to influence and actively engage with those in health care buying, delivery, planning (including workforce planning) in the UK & I; prepared for health system changes and role developments.