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...
7 October 2016
The award winning Machynlleth team
The service was part of a trial to support and develop new ways to sustain a safe, effective and quality primary care service.
In 2015 the Machynlleth medical practice surrendered its independent contractor status...
30 September 2016
Robert Caine (pictured with joint-project lead and advanced physio Cathy Wynne) said the scheme had resulted in more appropriate referrals to hospital services
The roll out will continue for another two years, after which it is expected to cover...
21 September 2016
CSP Welsh board chair Non Griffiths pictured at the meeting with Welsh assembly health committee chair Dr Dai Lloyd
At a meeting in the Senedd building in Cardiff on 20 September physios and other allied health professionals met politicians and explained...