25 April 2017
Band 5 physio Stuart Kernaghan has been elected to CSP Northern Ireland board
Stuart Kernaghan, a band 5 physio who works for the Northern Health and Social Care Trust, won an election in which a number of candidates stood for the vacancy....
20 April 2017
Gillian Rawlinson (middle) receives her award from (left) Meradin Peachey, Faculty of Public Health vice president, and Alison Strode, Welsh government therapy advisor
Gillian Rawlinson, advanced MSK physiotherapy practitioner at Salford Royal Hospitals...
11 April 2017
Given the 'serious and immediate' shortage of physiotherapists in the UK, the Council of the CSP says colleagues from around the world are 'vital to meeting the needs of patients'. The CSP is therefore lobbying the immigration minister to give assurances...
6 April 2017
Jill Hamilton holding her award, with AHP lead Hazel Winning to her left and Cheryl Tierney to her right
‘I was delighted to have won this and to have been nominated by one of my patients,’ said Jill Hamilton, who won in the patient experience category...
4 April 2017
The musculoskeletal physiotherapy team at Tyrone County Hospital wore odd socks to raise awareness of lymphoedema
The musculoskeletal physiotherapy team at Tyrone County Hospital in Omagh, part of Western Health and Social Care Trust, marked the week by...
10 February 2017
CSP members in Northern Ireland demand pay parity with the rest of Britain
In a letter to eight party leaders the CSP has called for a commitment by all parties aspiring to be in the next government of Northern Ireland to fully implement any future...
25 January 2017
Getting fit at work: Kerry McGrillen (front row, third from left) and staff at the Marie Curie Hospice, Belfast
Kerry McGrillen said she was prompted to organise a week of physical activity after the ‘shocking’ results of her survey of exercise levels...
19 January 2017
Prize draw winner Patricia Blackburn
All members who renewed their membership by the end of November and created or updated their online profiles were automatically entered into the prize draw.
Mrs Blackburn works in a special school in Belfast for...
9 January 2017
The meetings will discuss the benefits of physiotherapy in primary care
The meetings will be with the Northern Ireland health minister and the Northern Ireland Assembly health committee. They follow the release of a briefing paper on the role of AHPs in...
9 November 2016
BLS representative John Huddlestone with members of the award-winning lymphoedema network (left to right) Laura Henry, Jill Hamilton, Pippa McCabe and Jane Rankin
The Lymphoedema Network Northern Ireland (LNNI) was honoured by UK charity the British...