The Opticians of Manitoba (OOM) regulates the profession of Opticianry in Manitoba. We set standards of practice to ensure that all Manitobans receive safe and competent care.
By law, all persons who practise as Opticians and Contact Lens Opticians in Manitoba must be registered and licensed members of OOM.
- Promotes and increases the knowledge, skill, efficiency, and proficiency of its members in all things relating to Opticianry, business organization, administration, and ethics
- Supply, prepare and dispense optical appliances
- Interpret prescriptions prepared by Ophthalmologists and Optometrists
- Fit, adjust and adapt optical appliances