Vital rehab spaces being used for storage in Scotland
Reports from across Scotland reveal that rehabilitation facilities are being used for storage space and meeting rooms
Alarm at threat to workplace learning opportunities partnership
The CSP has expressed concern at reports that the Union Learning Fund (ULF) is facing closure.
Press Release: CSP NI welcomes the publication of the Physiotherapy Workforce Review
The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy in Northern Ireland has welcomed the publication by the Department of Health of the Physiotherapy Workforce Review.
Press Release: Northern Ireland has the highest physiotherapy vacancy rates in the UK
Vacancy rates for physiotherapy posts in Northern Ireland are currently running in excess of 19% across all Trusts. In one Trust the vacancy rate is over 24%.
Newsfeed: Statement from the Chief Medical Officer - Scottish Government Press Release
Dr Catherine Calderwood, the Chief Medical Officer has resigned from the Scottish Government.
Newsfeed: Changes to protect NHS staff - Scottish Government press release
New pension measures to help NHS Scotland retain highly experienced staff have been announced.
Newsfeed: Innovative new support at Queen Elizabeth University Hospital Emergency Department - NHS GGC news update
An innovative new way of working of placing dedicated physiotherapist in the Emergency Department (ED) of Scotland’s largest hospital has been so successful the team has been trebled in size.
News feed: Scottish Health Survey 2018 published - Scottish Government press release
Scotland’s Chief Statistician today released The Scottish Health Survey 2018, providing information on the health, and factors relating to health, of adults and children in Scotland.
The little-known spinal injury 'costing the NHS millions'
Employers need to do more to address the huge cost of sickness absence in the workplace.
A report by the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency published today shows that the sickness absence rate in the civil service for 2018/19 was an average of 12.6 days.