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  • Support Your Fellow Occupational Therapist Katie Peers
    23rd May 2017

    CareFlex is very proud to be the main sponsor of Cambridge University Hospital based Occupational Therapist, Katie Peers, who will be cycling from Land’s End to John O’Groats - Deloitte Ride Across Britain - in September 2017 raising money for The Prince’s Trust which helps young people get into employment and out of difficult times.

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  • PMLD - Working Together to Achieve Positive Outcomes
    4th May 2017

    An interesting overview of the HCP's role when working with PMLD A diagnosis of profound and multiple learning disabilities (PMLD) is used when a person has more than one disability, the most significant of which is a profound learning disability. Many diagnosed with PMLD will also have sensory challenges, communication difficulties, physical disabilities, complex health needs, and/or mental health problems

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  • A heart-warming case study. A lady with MND receives her new HydroFlex chair with almost instantaneous and joyful results.
    24th February 2017

    The CareFlex OT Show Competition Winner 2016 was Helen Cartwright, a senior OT with the Community Neurology Rehabilitation Team at West Park Hospital, Wolverhampton. The team will issue the chair on loan to their priority patients. I was very privileged recently to be at the home of the first patient to receive the HydroFlex, a patient with Motor Neuron Disease.

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  • The three ‘A’s Assessment, assessment, assessment
    19th January 2017

    Debbie Bissell, Specialist Occupational Therapist, on behalf of Promoting Independence, was commissioned to carry out an independent specialist seating assessment in South Wales for a client who had been in bed for a considerable period of time.

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  • SmartSeatPro Highly Commended at BBH Awards
    12th November 2016

    This year, CareFlex entered the SmartSeatPro in the Best Interior Product Category of the BBH Awards.

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  • Why Tilt-in-Space?
    1st September 2016

    Which Tilt-in-Space chair is right for my client or family member?

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  • The Importance of Specialist Seating
    25th August 2016

    Things you might not have considered about why specialist seating is important.

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  • #RideLondon for Cancer Research
    11th August 2016

    Our colleague and friend Emmett took on a huge challenge for Cancer Research... see how he got on...

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