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CI: Ophthalmic Nursing CI-01: Ophthalmology Knowledge
No. Competency Item NAC DEV COM DTE EXC
  Demonstrate knowledge of Ophthalmology:          
  • explain the anatomy and physiology of the eye
  • CI-01-02
  • describe the components of the specialty of Ophthalmology
  • CI-01-03
  • describe common diseases and disorders of the eye.
  •   Demonstrate knowledge of Ophthalmology surgery and treatment:          
  • describe common procedures used to diagnose ophthalmic diseases and disorders
  • CI-01-05
  • describe common surgical and treatment procedures used in Ophthalmology
  • CI-01-06
  • explain the type and use of medications in Ophthalmology
  • CI-01-07
  • explain the medical protocols associated with Ophthalmology
  • CI-01-08
  • describe common equipment and technology used in Ophthalmology.
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