The CSP’s response will focus only on those questions that relate to where physiotherapy can contribute to supporting this consultation. In summary, our response covers:
- Recognition of the contribution of physiotherapy within Occupational Health services in supporting employees to stay in or return to work.
- Expanding the Occupational Health specialist physiotherapy workforce and improve professional development.
- Ensuring efficient and equitable access to Occupational Health services including Occupational Health specialists physiotherapists across all sectors
- The value of good NHS rehabilitation and physiotherapy services to support people back to work who don’t have access to occupational health services