CSP Northern Ireland office
The CSP Northern Ireland office represents the interests of the membership in Northern Ireland, putting the profession's collective views to across to...
Resolve....and Evolve. CSP NI Board virtual event for all members
The Northern Ireland CSP Board are really excited to host the upcoming event Resolve…. and Evolve on Tuesday 21st September 2021 from 7.00pm to 8.15pm.
Record high in physio vacancies a 'threat to patient care'
A record high in vacant physio jobs across Northern Ireland is threatening patient care, says the CSP.
CSP Northern Ireland Board
The Northern Ireland Board’s purpose is to serve the needs of the CSP membership in Northern Ireland.
Northern Ireland health system facing physiotherapy recruitment crisis
A record shortage of physiotherapists in Northern Ireland is threatening patient care according to shocking new figures from the Department of Health.
First Contact Physiotherapy career development in Northern Ireland
As in the other home nations, health is devolved in Northern Ireland. This means that Stormont makes its own decisions about healthcare investment, education and workforce plans. This leads to differences in healthcare systems and in the implementation of First Contact Physiotherapy (FCP). Health and Social Care in Northern Ireland is part of the Northern Ireland Executive and sits under the Department of Health at the devolved Northern Ireland Assembly.
Beyond Allyship – A Conversation for All
Join our free webinar on Wednesday 7 July at 5pm to find out more.
Tackling Waiting Lists Should be the Number One Priority for the Northern Ireland Executive
Commenting on the latest waiting list figures for Northern Ireland, Tom Sullivan, Public Affairs and Policy Manager for the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy said,
“It is shocking that one in four people in Northern Ireland is currently on a waiting list. Surgery is often a last resort for people who are no longer able to manage their symptoms and so the impact of this on patients’ physical and mental health will be huge.”
Being active in the CSP
‘My experiences within the CSP have given me the confidence to become more involved in service development and patient experience and I have also been incredibly lucky to have supportive managers who have encouraged me to do that and be the voice for physiotherapy assistants.
Mentoring resource is refreshed and relaunched for you
The CSP mentoring platform has relaunched with a new look and updates to the matching criteria.
Lateral Flow Testing for Independent Practitioners in Northern Ireland
The CSP Office in Northern Ireland has been asked by the Public Health Agency to work with them to ensure that AHP Independent Practitioners (IPs) in NI (who are not employed in a HSC setting or any other setting setting that makes lateral flow tests available to them) are aware that they can have access to the Lateral Flow Device (LFD) testing kits.