Tagged: physiotherapy

TOMs: supporting learning disability AHPs to show how they improve health and lives

Leads for physiotherapy, dietetics, occupational therapy and speech and language therapy for adults with learning disabilities in Leeds wanted to know how they could demonstrate their clinical interventions were improving the health and lives of their service users. While they … Read more → – TOMs: supporting learning disability AHPs to show how they improve health and lives

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Amendments to legislation to enable independent prescribing by physiotherapists and podiatrists to go before Parliament

Ministers have given their approval for amendments to legislation  to be laid before Parliament, enabling independent prescribing responsibilities to be extended to physiotherapists and podiatrists. Introducing independent prescribing to these two groups of clinicians will enable the development of new … Read more → – Amendments to legislation to enable independent prescribing by physiotherapists and podiatrists to go before Parliament

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The Calderdale Framework- onwards, upwards, and now Down Under

Queensland, Australia has it all – tropical climate, beautiful beaches and the spectacular Great Barrier Reef. A dream destination for many– but how did two physiotherapists from Yorkshire find themselves 9,500 miles from home, if not to enjoy the sights? … Read more → – The Calderdale Framework- onwards, upwards, and now Down Under

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AHP Leader Profile: Peter Eckersley

Peter is an Orthopaedic Physiotherapy Team Lead at North Manchester General Hospital, part of the Pennine Acute Hospitals NHS Trust. Peter is responsible for a team of physiotherapists working on in-patient elective and trauma orthopaedic wards and the day case … Read more → – AHP Leader Profile: Peter Eckersley

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AHP Profile: Leader of the pack

Sally Greensmith is a qualified physiotherapist with 20 years clinical experience under her belt. She currently leads a team of physiotherapy and support staff at Ashford Hospital, part of the Ashford and St. Peter’s Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. Sally is … Read more → – AHP Profile: Leader of the pack

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