Table 3

Staffing levels associated with delivery of hub-and-spoke FLACS and CPS services

FLACS (both ORs)CPS (both ORs)
ORs
Ophthalmologists33
OR nurses6.56.5
Ophthalmic day care unit
Ophthalmic technicians32
Ophthalmic nurses22
Receptionist11
  • CPS, conventional phacoemulsification surgery; FLACS, femtosecond laser-assisted cataract¬† surgery; ORs,¬†operating rooms.