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Auckland Physiotherapists Get Go Ahead To Open Now

Thursday, 21 October 2021, 1:47 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Auckland physiotherapists can now open after being locked down throughout Level 4 and for most of Level 3. Physiotherapy New Zealand Chief Executive Sandra Kirby says members are welcoming the news that the Level 3 restrictions have been eased ... More >>

Physiotherapists Share The Frustrations Of ACC Staff

Monday, 9 August 2021, 3:15 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Physiotherapy New Zealand has expressed its support for ACC staff who are struggling with increased caseloads. A Public Service Association (PSA) union survey released today has found that ACC staff are overwhelmed with caseloads and there are huge ... More >>

New Zealanders Being Denied Critical Health Treatment

Thursday, 4 March 2021, 2:58 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Regulated health professionals can safely treat patients in Alert Level 3, say allied health leaders, who are questioning the Government’s position that prevents the public from accessing necessary healthcare. Under Alert Level 3 health professionals ... More >>

Physiotherapy Trust New Zealand - Covid 19 Announcement

Sunday, 16 August 2020, 8:17 am | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Physiotherapy’s parent body The Chartered Society says there are four pillars that hold The House of Physiotherapy upright. The pillars are: - 1. Manual and Massage Therapy. 2. Electrotherapy 3. Exercise Therapy 4. Kindred Forms of Treatment The ... More >>

New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy out now

Monday, 27 July 2015, 5:26 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

The New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy has just been released with open access and gives insight to some current physiotherapy research. It is the official Journal of Physiotherapy New Zealand and below are some summaries of items appearing in the ... More >>

Aus and NZ Launch Joint Physiotherapy Threshold Statements

Monday, 4 May 2015, 1:22 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Australia and New Zealand have launched the first bi national physiotherapy practice threshold statements at a joint meeting of both countries’ key physiotherapy stakeholders held in Singapore on 1 May 2015. More >>

New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy out now

Wednesday, 25 March 2015, 2:20 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

The New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy has just been released with open access and gives insight to some current physiotherapy research. It is the official Journal of Physiotherapy New Zealand and below are some summaries of items appearing in the ... More >>

New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy out now

Tuesday, 18 November 2014, 5:28 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

The following are summaries of items appearing in the July 2014 issue of the New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy, the official Journal of Physiotherapy New Zealand. The Journal is open access and is available at www.physiotherapy.org.nz/journal More >>

World Physiotherapy Day

Friday, 5 September 2014, 3:46 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

There is much more to physiotherapy than you may know, so for World Physiotherapy Day (8 September), physiotherapists are making New Zealander’s aware of the diversity of physiotherapy. Physiotherapists are well known for treating injuries, but it is ... More >>

Concussion in sport: debunking the myths

Thursday, 28 August 2014, 12:50 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Physiotherapy New Zealand says that despite a high media profile there are still misconceptions around concussion in sport. More >>

July 2014 NZ Journal of Physiotherapy out now

Thursday, 24 July 2014, 2:03 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

MEDIA RELEASE 24 July, 2014 New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy out now The following are summaries of items appearing in the July 2014 issue of the New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy, the official Journal of Physiotherapy New Zealand. The Journal ... More >>

The team behind the athletes

Thursday, 24 July 2014, 1:43 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

The team behind the athletes As the world's attention turns to the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth games, there will be a very important team working away quietly behind the scenes. The New Zealand health team, which includes 11 physiotherapists, will be busy making ... More >>

Football fans – how to stay injury free

Monday, 7 July 2014, 2:34 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Football fever is sweeping New Zealand and physiotherapists have some advice for fans who want to take up the sport and avoid injuries. More >>

Does your bladder have you on a leash?

Thursday, 19 June 2014, 1:32 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Take back control of your bladder is the message from physiotherapists ahead of World Continence Awareness Week (23 - 29 June). More >>

New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy out now

Friday, 21 March 2014, 10:49 am | Physiotherapy New Zealand

The New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy is the official journal of Physiotherapy New Zealand. The Journal invites authors to contribute articles relevant to any aspect of the theory and practice of physiotherapy. More >>

Professional development app for physios launched

Friday, 28 February 2014, 1:15 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Physiotherapy New Zealand today announced the launch of a new smartphone app for physiotherapists wanting to track their professional development with the push of a button. More >>

Professional development app for physios launched

Friday, 28 February 2014, 1:15 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Physiotherapy New Zealand today announced the launch of a new smartphone app for physiotherapists wanting to track their professional development with the push of a button. More >>

Latest New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy out now

Monday, 25 November 2013, 2:14 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Following are selected summaries from some items appearing in the November 2013 edition of the New Zealand Journal of Physiotherapy. The journal is open access and available on www.physiotherapy.org.nz/journal. More >>

New survey reveals back pain often preventable

Tuesday, 19 November 2013, 3:44 pm | Physiotherapy New Zealand

A nationwide survey by Physiotherapy New Zealand has revealed that slouching and lifting heavy objects are often to blame for back pain. More than 90% of those surveyed had experienced some type of back pain and they cited heavy lifting (35%) and poor ... More >>

Physio leaders in DHBs hot on quality

Monday, 4 November 2013, 9:59 am | Physiotherapy New Zealand

Physio leaders from DHBs around New Zealand are examining how physiotherapy initiatives contribute to quality health care in DHBs, at their “Hot on Quality” conference in Rotorua on 6-8 November. More >>

 

 
 
 
 
 

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