Nepalese Association of Optometrist celebrating Vision Screening March Month 2020



To create awareness about the Vision Screening in general public and to estimate the proportion of vision morbidity in Nepal, Nepalese Association of Optometrist (NAO) is going to organize a Vision Screening Campaign as ”March Month 2020”. NAO has taken lead in for eye care service to the needy affected during Earthquake 2015. It has always advocated in the favor of government-owned eye care policy and service in Nepal.

 General Objective

  • To Screen Visual Acuity of child from Age 5 to Adult of all the age group.
Specific Objectives:
  •  To screen at least 100,000 people Child from Age 5 to Adult of all the age group
  •  To provide awareness about the effect of Vision in quality of life.
  • To provide advice on how best correction of vision. 
  •  To use the data on untreated and inadequately treated Ocular morbid patients to motivate governments to improve local screening facilities and policies, and thereby reduce the global burden of ocular disease.


Campaign target

  •  100,000 Population all over Nepal in all 7 provinces.


Target Population

  • Child from Age 5 to Adult of all the age group.


Tool

  • Vision Screening will be one by Snellen Vision Chart. The questionnaire will be asked to collect information from an interview.
Contact:
Vision Screening March Months 2020
+977 9818125000