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Announcement from the California State Board of Optometry and COPE
The California State Board of Optometry and COPE allow CE activities through an INTERACTIVE ONLINE format to count as LIVE CE credit through December 2021. California Licensees may count these interactive courses towards the 30 hours required of live continuing education course credits.
Announcement About Administering the COVID-19 Vaccine
The California Department of Consumer Affairs has approved a public health emergency waiver that will allow Doctors of Optometry to administer the COVID-19 vaccination to persons 16 years of age or older. In order to become eligible, ODs must complete both APhA's Pharmacy-Based Immunization Delivery Certificate Program, as well as the California Department of Public Health's free COVID-19 Training Program for Non-Traditional Vaccinators.
Click here to access the free COVID-19 Training Program.
Volunteer Vaccination Administration Information
If you are interested in volunteering for COVID-19 vaccine administration in California, please follow the links below:
Orange County, CA Volunteer Registration
California Statewide Volunteer Registration