Ophthalmic Contractors

Health and Care Numbers

From 11th June 2014, any patient who wishes to claim partial or full help towards their eye care must provide their optometry/opticians practice with their Health and Care Number, in accordance with MOS 290. To view this MOS please click here.

Patients can click here to request a new medical card from BSO. To view the Health and Care Number poster (version 2.0 issued January 2015) showing more information about obtaining a Health and Care Number, please click here. This can be saved and copies can be printed if required.