Important Message to STA members regarding Lockdown 2
Important update 2 Novemeber 2020.
We will isssue updated guidance in the STA members only Facebook Group once we have clarification from Gov.uk on restrictions for Lockdown 2.
Plesase do not phone, email or message the admin staff as we only know as much as you do at present and we are working hard to get the guidance in place ASAP
Founder of STA
Letter to Secretary of State, dated 24 June 2020
Dear Secretary of State, dated 24 June 2020
The Sports Therapy Association (STA) represents many of the estimated 4000 Graduate Sports Therapists (GST) and Graduate Sports Rehabilitators (GSR) in the UK.
We are writing to you today with regards to the updated guidance from the Department of Health on the 23rd June in which Physiotherapy, Osteopaths and Chiropractors have been given the approval to open their doors to treat patients who are in pain.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) update 19th March 2020
The STA, after careful consideration of current WHO and Government advice, following consultation with the leading membership bodies and insurance companies issue this statement.
We strongly recommend that our valued members cease face to face appointments with immediate effect in line with Social distancing guidelines issued by the WHO, this measure is in place to slow the infection curve and preserve the capacity within the NHS to deal with high risk groups.