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The latest news from APCP relating to APCP activities and paediatric physiotherapy.

  • 7 July 2016
    NICE quality standards describe high-priority areas for quality improvement in a defined care or service area. Each standard consists of a prioritised set of specific, concise and measurable statements. They draw on existing guidance, which provides an...
  • 7 July 2016
    APCP will be submitting comments as a registered stakeholder organisation and we would value your comments to include in our response (individuals are not able to submit responses directly to NICE). DEADLINE FOR SUBMITTING YOUR RESPONSES: Friday, 5th...
  • 6 July 2016
    Online Newsletter for Physiotherapists As part of this colloboration an online newsletter was launched in 2015 aimed at providing paediatric physiotherapists with information about local and national sporting and active recreation opportunities for...
  • 22 May 2016
    Karen Horridge (Chair of the British Academy of Childhood Disbility)  was recently invited by MacKeith to make a podcast to coincide with the publication of the paper in June’s Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 'Quantifying multi-...
  • 3 May 2016
    The Handling of People (Backcare) The first edition of this guidance (1981) was published in response to growing concerns about the prevalence of low back pain, injury and work loss in the nursing profession, associated with the manual handling of...
  • 1 May 2016
    So your next patient has a learning disability? The majority of people with a learning disability can successfully access mainstream physiotherapy services when reasonable adjustments are made. This booklet has been written to support physiotherapists...
  • 1 May 2016
    Clinical and service guidelines for supporting children, young people and adults with intellectual disabilities who are at risk of receiving abusive or restrictive practices.
  • 18 April 2016
    A week ago, Suzanne Rastrick (NHS England’s Chief Allied Health Professions Officer) told of plans to engage the Allied Health Professions to co-create and shape the vision for the future - specifically, to form a national declaration,...
  • 16 April 2016
    APCP Chair - Liz Gray - is featured in the 25th Anniversary Edition of the HemiHelp Member's magazine answering questions about the use of physiotherapy in treating hemiplegia. Questions ranged from the main aim of physiotherapy in the management of...
  • 9 April 2016
    Winners will receive £750, the opportunity to display their work at the Public Health England Conference in September 2016 and travel expenses of up to £250 to attend. Entrants should be HCPC registered AHPs. Information and application form are...
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