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GeneralDec 10, 2020

Covid's second wave will demand a 'sustained and prolonged' response from AHPs

Physiotherapists and other allied health professionals (AHPs) across the UK have been praised for their ‘exemplary’ response so far to the Covid-19 pandemic.

The ringing endorsement of the contribution made by AHPs since Covid-19 first struck is contained in a letter dated 7 December and signed by the most senior AHP figures in each country in the UK.

 

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We are very proud of the response of the AHPs to this challenge, and we hope you are as well. It has been exemplary' [the letter states]

‘Thank you for the remarkable work you have done, are doing and will continue to do. You were a testament to our professions during the first wave and we know you have been working tirelessly to improve Covid and non-Covid care since,’ the letter states.

‘We are very proud of the response of the AHPs to this challenge, and we hope you are as well. It has been exemplary,’ the letter states.

Headed ‘Supporting AHPs throughout the Covid-19’ and sent to 'AHP chiefs', the letter warns that the continuing second wave could lead to a ‘wide local variation and fluctuation...


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