National Clinical Guidelines for Basic Eye Care in Liberia

Ministry of Health, Liberia
June 16, 2023
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The purpose of the National Clinical Guidelines for Eye Care is to set out standards and clinical best practices for the provision of basic eye care and management of various eye conditions by providing first aid, non-surgical or surgical interventions, and assistive devices s for use by health workers working in the community, primary clinics, or secondary health centers. These Guidelines provide technical and clinical guidance under the umbrella of the National Eye Health Policy 2022-2032.

The guidance set out in this document is meant to improve provider knowledge, skills, and attitudes in providing of eye care services, including basic vision assistive devices. They should be used in conjunction with other health service provision guidelines as relevant.