20 October 2016
Car accident survivor Rachel McIvor reached her goals with physio support. Photo: Kevin Cooper
Politicians from the assembly joined members from the Northern Ireland branch of LaMPS, the group for leaders and managers of physiotherapy, to hear the...
20 October 2016
Paula Bradley believes physio has a vital role. Photo: Kevin Cooper
She was speaking at a CSP event in Stormont on 18 October to showcase the benefits of physiotherapy. Afterwards she told Frontline about the financial pressure the NHS was under and the...
14 October 2016
CSP senior negotiating officer Claire Ronald told the committee that these changes had saved time for GPs and resulted in fewer referrals for interventions, such as MRI or CT scans.
She attended the hearing on 6 October, as part of a delegation from the...
29 September 2016
Band 7 physios and project leads Thamra Ayton and Alison Robinson. Photo: Mark Tierney
Two band 7 physiotherapists, Thamra Ayton and Alison Robinson, are leading a service at Belfast City Hospital that has improved continence for patients and...
21 September 2016
Some young disabled people said they had difficulties accessing physiotherapy
‘This extension underscores my commitment to helping improve outcomes, services and support for those in the north of Ireland who have a physical, communication or...
7 September 2016
Dr Eddie Rooney, pictured centre, at the launch of the Workplace Health and Wellbeing Service with representatives of the three providers
The Workplace Health and Wellbeing Service, launched by the Public Health Agency, aims to reach more than 200 new...
23 August 2016
The new guidance will help lymphoedema services follow best practice
The Transforming Cancer Services Team produced the guidance, which was developed by Karen Robb, a specialist cancer physiotherapist. The team is part of a collaboration between clinical...
16 August 2016
The 4th European Congress of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy has the potential to boost your career by:- Giving you the opportunity to meet with your professional heroes and network with practitioners from across the UK and Europe
25 July 2016
Belfast Health and Social Care Trust interim physiotherapy services manager Elaine McConnell, centre, accepting a finalist award from Louise Skelly and Marion Ritchie from the Patient and Client Council, at the ‘Involving you, improving care: our...
30 June 2016
Clinical lead physio Roisin Lynch speaking at the event
More than 300 health and social care leaders attended the event in Belfast on 28 and 29 June to discuss key issues and consider the priorities for the future of health and social care.