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TICCS ensure successful outcome for...

13th August 2008

Bob Harrison, a North Yorkshire farmer off work for 14 months following a serious car crash, is now back doing the job he loves thanks to the support of his employers, motor insurer Highway Insurance, Serious Law, The Serious Injury Law Practice and rehabilitation specialists The Injury Care Clinics (TICCS). Bob Harrison, a North Yorkshire farme...

Are you deaf aware?

13th August 2008

Have you met any deaf people in the course of your work?  If not, then the chances are that you soon will.  Kim Russell provides this informative guide on working with deaf clients.Have you met any deaf people in the course of your work?  If not, then the chances are that you soon will.  Did you know that approximately one in se...

From Ward Manager to Case Manager

11th August 2008

Caroline Trinder explains why she gave up her position as a ward manager to put her clinical and nursing skills to good use in a new role as case manager with independent rehabilitation services provider, KynixaCaroline Trinder explains why she gave up her position as a ward manager to put her clinical and nursing skills to good use in a new role a...

International Brain Injury Associat...

11th August 2008

CMSUK Member Kim Russell has very kindly provided this informative article on the IBIA World Congress she attended a few months ago.  We'd love to hear from anyone else attending similar conferences.I have just returned from attending the IBIA World Congress on Brain Injury in Lisbon, Portugal.  This was a 4 day conference held at the pre...

Norman Cottington - profile

11th August 2008

This is the profile on Norman, our founding director, when he won the Outstanding Individual Achievement award at the 2007 Rehabilitation First Awards.  This was originally published in the Motor Accident Solicitors Society Newsletter.  Well done Norman, you deserve this recognition!!Norman Cottington is the most significant individual dr...

CMSUK Events

10th August 2008

The CMSUK Events Committee are pleased to announce that preparations for this year's Conference 'Moving Forwards' are moving forwards!  Delegate numbers are approaching the 100 mark and this year should see our largest contingent of exhibition stands.  This year's program will focus clinically on rehabilitation after limb loss and wil...

10th August 2008

Norman Cottington is the most significant individual driver behind the rehabilitation initiative that has accelerated so impressively in last decade.  His experience in personal injury claims spans more than forty years, twenty five as Insurance Claims Manager. In the mid 1980s he became concerned that serious injury claims were often pre...

10th August 2008

Norman Cottington is the most significant individual driver behind the rehabilitation initiative that has accelerated so impressively in last decade.  His experience in personal injury claims spans more than forty years, twenty five as Insurance Claims Manager. In the mid 1980s he became concerned that serious injury claims were often pre...

HCML ANNOUNCES MBO & NEW EXECUTIVE...

10th August 2008

The management of Health and Case Management Limited (hcml), the UK's leading provider of professional rehabilitation case management and employment services to the insurance industry, solicitors and corporate clients, has completed a management buy out (MBO) of hcml. The MBO is supported by Maurice Henchey and Andrew Wigmore who will join hcml&rsq...

News in brief

10th August 2008

Changes to Yellow Pages classificationsWe have been notified by our member Julia Fitzgerald that the Yellow Pages have reviewed their classifications, and have decided to merge Occupational Therapists with Occupational Health. Therefore, anyone listed as an Occupational Therapist in Yellow Pages will now be under the heading of Occupational Health...

Norman W Cottington

10th August 2008

Norman Cottington has been recognised for his contribution to rehabilitation in the UK in this article originally published inNorman Cottington is the most significant individual driver behind the rehabilitation initiative that has accelerated so impressively in last decade.  His experience in personal injury claims spans more than forty years...

Chairs Report

10th August 2008

Dear members CMSUK has got off to a strong start this year with increasing membership from both Case Manager members and the corporate membership which helps to support what CMSUK does for it's membership.CMSUK achieved the goal we set last year of launching the Code of Ethics for Case Managers, this was launched on one of the r...