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COVID-19 message from the iO President

The entire UK osteopathic profession has been agonising about what we should be doing – closing our practices and denying our patients’ osteopathic care or continuing to play a significant role in the healthcare of our country.

Latest on COVID 19

The news on COVID 19 is moving daily.  Today we have added further infection control advice for those of you still operating face to face consultations as well as information if you wish to support the NHS.  Visit COVID 19 latest advice and guidance for more information.

Guide issued on telephone and video consultations

With the current technology now available, telephone and video consultations can be a useful addition to the services and support that you provide your patients in managing their care.

COVID-19: Update and advice

13 March 2020 Following the Government’s statement yesterday, we know that many of our members are naturally concerned about their health, that of their patients and the impact on their practice. The situation is rapidly evolving as the UK moves into a ‘delay’ phase to slow the spread of the disease and we are closely monitoring sources to understand the impact to our members and provide advice and guidance as available. Current situation In over 80% of cases, symptoms are very mild, with a suggestion that many of these mild cases are going undetected.  Currently, it is the elderly and… Read more ›

COVID-19 Update

Further to the evolving situation regarding the COVID-19 outbreak, the iO would like to assure members that we are closely monitoring information from Public Health England.

Osteopath features on NHS Choices

Registered osteopath, Tim Allardyce, has been featured in a NHS Choices video, produced to explain how people can prevent and ease shoulder pain, and when to get help from an expert.