• When can an optometrist release a patient’s contact lens prescription?

An optometrist shall, free of charge, release a copy of a patient’s contact lens prescription directly to the patient upon completion of the contact lens fitting. An optometrist shall, free of charge, release a copy of the patient’s contact lens prescription directly to a licensed ophthalmologist, optometrist, or ophthalmic dispenser upon either the oral or written request of a patient.

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