Notification of investigation
The Healthcare Safety Investigation Branch (HSIB) was made aware of a patient who had the incorrect strength intraocular lens implanted during cataract surgery.
The HSIB is now launching a full investigation into the insertion of an incorrect intraocular lens. The investigation will consider how staff use and interact with specialist technology, as well as the processes behind decision making and procurement.
Completion of investigation
The full report and summary including the recommendations are available below
The news release is available here