28 April 2017
Back pain is a major part of the caseload for the Cwm Taf physios
Patients with back pain and other musculoskeletal problems are currently receiving physiotherapy at two GP practices in Porth Farm and Tylorstown, in the county borough of Rhondda Cynon...
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...
4 April 2017
Vaughan Gething: No other UK nation has measured patient experience and outcomes across stroke and neurological conditions
Patient reported experience measures and outcome measures will be used to inform the quality services for those conditions under Mr...
6 March 2017
Delegates on the opening day of the 2017 Annual Representative Conference in Manchester. Photo: Lorne Campbell/Guzelian
This was the message from Indeg Jameson, representing CSP Welsh Board, to delegates on the first day of the Annual Representative...
3 March 2017
The report highlights a successful pilot that saw physios working in GP practices
Sarah Rochira, the older people’s commissioner for Wales, published the report, GP Services in Wales: The Perspective of Older People, in February.
More than 1,600 older...
6 February 2017
Integrated care could help dementia patients remain in their own homes for longer
Nick Johnson, a dementia care specialist facilitator at Abertawe Bro Morgannwg University Health Board, said the entire NHS workforce should be competent in dementia care....
17 January 2017
The CSP campaigned long and hard against Westminster’s Trade Union Act
If the Welsh bill is passed, significant restrictions on public-sector trade unions imposed by the UK government’s Trade Union Act will be reversed in Wales.
These restrictions have...
5 January 2017
Physiotherapists are contributing to general practice in Wales
Examples highlighted include Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board which has physiotherapy in about 40 GP practices and 17 physiotherapists trained to independently prescribe.
19 December 2016
Vaughan Gething, Welsh cabinet secretary for health
Welsh cabinet secretary for health Vaughan Gething confirmed on 9 December that funding would still be available in Wales for student nurses, midwives and allied health professionals who start...
11 October 2016
Vaughan Gething, Welsh cabinet secretary for health, launched the framework
Cabinet secretary for health, wellbeing and sport Vaughan Gething launched the document, titled Modernising AHP Careers in Wales, a Post-Registration Framework, on 3 October...