On the 14th of October, the allied health professions will be celebrating the 6th annual AHPs Day. As Executive Director for Therapies and Health Science I am encouraging all colleagues to celebrate on the day itself and throughout the week.
As the third-largest clinical workforce within health and care, Allied Health Professions (AHPs) play a pivotal role in supporting our local ambitions for a Healthy, Caring Powys and nationally to achieve A Healthier Wales. AHPs Day is an annual occasion to unite and recognise their contribution. It offers a platform to spotlight the remarkable impact AHPs have on the delivery of care.
For example, AHPs Day provides an opportunity to:
I would like to thank all AHPs for the huge contribution they make to the health and wellbeing of the people of Powys and recognise the huge diversity of your roles.
Claire Madsen, Executive Director of Therapies and Health Science, Powys Teaching Health Board