Fiona Hegarty from Occupational Therapy reports below their updates:-
- The policy signed off and circulated (here).
- Service model is to recruit a full-time Occupational Therapy Wheelchair Specialist post with “off-island attachment” with another wheelchair service – post due for advertising in Jan and discussions ongoing with 2 UK based wheelchair services.
- Additional funding for assessment stock approved.
- Discussions reinitiated with ESS to discuss SLA for repairs.
Please find here the official policy that has now been signed off.
Any queries please contact Fiona.
Occupational Therapy Lead – Physical Health
States of Guernsey
Tel: +44 (0)1481 725241