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.
9 June 2016
CSP’s Tom Sullivan: GPs want to see better access to physiotherapy to take the pressure off surgeries
In a report published on 7 June it also says there is an immediate need to fund expanded and comprehensive primary care teams, which would include...
13 May 2016
CSP policy manager Tom Sullivan: self-referral will be the catalyst in transforming future services
The society has expressed disappointment at the pace of progress and will step up its attempts to bring about change.
CSP Northern Ireland policy manager...
26 April 2016
Ulster University will offer 50 places to physio students, down from 55
As a result, Ulster University will offer 50 places to physio students this September, down from 55.
Tom Sullivan, CSP Northern Ireland’s policy manager, described the decision as ‘...
14 March 2016
The strategy sets measures to increase the use of digital technologies in health and care services
Tom Sullivan, the CSP’s public affairs and policy manager for Northern Ireland, said: ‘The development of initiatives such as the e-care record, the...