Should we be entitled to access research to help us improve in our professional roles?
As a physiotherapist and healthcare professionals continual professional development (CPD) is a core part of my ongoing practice. CPD is, in fact, an unconditional part of your job role if you wish to continue being registered with the Health & Care Professions Council. As stated in their latest standards of conduct, performance and ethics:
Litigation; to sue for damages, even for the most simple violation of rights. Often this involves the prosecution not having common sense it seems (Urban Dictionary, 2015). Over a number of years litigation culture seems to have become a part of the national psyche. Where there is blame there is apparently a claim. Though there may be no objective proof of this litigation culture but there are frequent claims within newspapers, official reports, political and legislative debates that a litigation culture genuinely exists.
We will be exhibiting at The OT Show on 25th-26th November at the NEC Birmingham. Located on stand G100 we will be looking forward to meeting clients and delegates old and new whilst serving fresh, warm popcorn to keep that hunger at bay during your busy conference.