To promote equitable access to public sector ophthalmic services for the entire population of NSW. Services include surgical services, in particular cataract surgery, complex eye surgery and general ophthalmology consultations.
Michael Hennessy, Co-Chair
Prince of Wales Hospital
South East Sydney Local Health District
Michael Braham, Co-Chair
The ACI Ophthalmology Network (Statewide Ophthalmology Service) is led by an executive committee which includes ophthalmologists, nurses, orthoptists and consumers.
The Network’s members include clinicians (medical, nursing and allied health professionals), consumers and representatives from the NSW Ministry of Health, local health districts, specialty network governed health corporations, NSW Branch of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO), Rural, Nurse and Orthoptic Standing Committees, the Optometrists Association of Australia (NSW) and non-government vision organisations.