CNHC AUGUST 2021 UPDATE

CNHC AUGUST 2021 UPDATE Coronavirus update: Working safely in Scotland and Wales Since the last update in our July newsletter, the alert levels for Scotland and Wales have changed: Scotland moved out of the levels system on 9 August 2021. You can read the First...

CNHC NEWS – MARCH UPDATE

It’s good to be able to start this issue with some positive news. Plans for easing lockdown restrictions have been put in place for all the UK nations and we now have the dates for the reopening of close contact services in England, Scotland and Wales (subject...

CNHC NEWS – FEBRUARY UPDATE

We’ve weathered rain and snow this winter as well as another lockdown and it has not been an easy time for anyone. However, February is seeing early Spring-like weather, bringing with it glimmers of the light at the end of the tunnel as the Government have...

CNHC NEWS – JANUARY UPDATE

Welcome to our first newsUpdate for 2021. This month began with the third lockdown in England and the highest level of restrictions in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. We have contacted all our Registrants to let them know about the restrictions that affect them....

CNHC NEWS – DECEMBER UPDATE

The challenges we faced this year were of a magnitude that most of us have never experienced in our lifetimes. We are truly living in unprecedented times. However, I’m hoping 2021 will eventually see a return to something approaching normality, In the meantime, there...

CNHC NEWS – OCTOBER UPDATE

Welcome to our October news Update October has seen the uncertainty and disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic continue, with many areas in England moving into higher alert levels as rates of infections rise and circuit-breaker lockdowns introduced in Northern...

Circuit Breaker Announced for Wales

The First Minister, Mark Drakeford, has announced today (19 October) that a “circuit-breaker” or “fire-break” will be introduced across Wales. The fire-break will start at 6pm on Friday 23 October 2020 and end on Monday 9 November 2020. It will...

CNHC NEWS – SEPTEMBER UPDATE

Welcome to THE CNHC September news Update As the industry gets used to the new normal – no hugs or handshakes when greeting clients, close contact therapists overcoming the challenges of communicating with faces partially obscured and smiles hidden behind masks,...

CNHC NEWS – AUGUST UPDATE

As we near the end of the August, we are glad to report that face to face and close contact (‘hands-on’) therapies have now resumed (with the exception of mobile working in Scotland). This is, of course, subject to local restrictions and lockdowns. We...

CNHC – Coronavirus (COVID-19) update

RETURNING TO WORK Details of the latest government announcements for England, Northern Ireland, Wales and Scotland on returning to work, along with CNHC guidance on preparing to return to work can be found on our website. COVID-19: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS Each...

Complementary Therapy Practices In Scotland To Remain Closed

CORRECTION – FURTHER TO THE CNHC EMAIL WE SENT YOU ON FRIDAY…….. COMPLEMENTARY THERAPY PRACTICES IN SCOTLAND TO REMAIN CLOSED In our email to you on Friday we stated that Registrants in Scotland could return to work on 22 July. This is because the...

Returning to work in Northern Ireland

The Northern Ireland Executive has confirmed that further close-contact services, including massage, spas, tattooing and piercing can reopen from this week. What does it mean for CNHC Registrants practising in Northern Ireland? If you are a CNHC Registrant with a...

CNHC NEWS – JUNE UPDATE

We still find ourselves in a position where self-employed Registrants cannot return to practising face to face due to the coronavirus crisis. Our advice has to comply with current UK Government guidance for England as well as for the devolved administrations of...

CNHC NEWS – MAY UPDATE

WELCOME TO OUR MAY NEWS UPDATE I hope you are all safe and well. The recent months have been extremely difficult for everyone, and I appreciate the impact it has had on our Registrants. For those of you who have been able to continue to practise, if you have not...

CNHC NEWS – APRIL UPDATE

The COVID-19 outbreak presents an unprecedented challenge on a global scale. CNHC’s key priority at this difficult time is to support our Registrants. Registrants will have received email updates with the latest advice and signposting to useful resources, and we will...

Covid-19 (Coronavirus): Advice to CNHC Registrants

On Monday 23 March the Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, announced stricter measures to help to prevent the continuing spread of coronavirus. We must all stay at home and only go outside for food, health reasons or work (where this absolutely cannot be done from home)....

Important Statement From The CNHC

PLEASE READ THIS IMPORTANT STATEMENT FROM THE CNHC As you appreciate, we are in the midst of an unprecedented global health crisis. We have previously issued advice to our Registrants signposting Government and PHE guidance and have also issued a joint statement as...

CNHC News – February Update

Sugar Awareness Week blog post We marked Sugar Awareness Week in January with a blog post from Nathalie Gudgeon, a CHNC Local Champions and Nutritional Therapist. Nathalie offered tips on cutting down on children’s sugar intake. Read the blog post here. An opportunity...

CNHC News – January Update

Welcome to the first news update of the year, and indeed the decade! I wish you all a very happy New Year. As January is traditionally a time for making resolutions and setting goals for the coming year, I would encourage you to ‘Stand Up for Standards’ as...

CNHC News – December 2019

Well the nights are most definitely drawing in as we approach the shortest day of the year and I have no doubt that thoughts will be moving towards some sort of time away from work in the coming weeks. Our Chief Executive, Margaret Coats, was very pleased to have met...

CNHC News – September 2019

Updates to the CNHC Code of Conduct, Ethics and Performance Following newly published guidance and briefing notes for CNHC registrants, the CNHC Board has agreed several updates to the Code of Conduct, Ethics and Performance. The updates are included in sections E3,...

CNHC News – August 2019

CNHC registrant develops NHS funded complementary therapy service and social prescribing programme Teresa Meekings, CNHC registered for Reflexology, Reiki and Massage Therapy, has written our latest blog. She has developed a successful and fully funded complementary...

CNHC News – July 2019

CNHC is seeking two new members to join their Board CNHC is currently recruiting to fill two vacancies on their Board. Positions are available for one registrant and one lay member. The role of the CNHC Board is to oversee their continuing development as the...

CNHC News – June 2019

Collecting Patient Reported Outcome Measures (PROMS) The latest edition of Massage World includes an article from the CNHC Chief Executive and Registrar, Margaret Coats. She discusses the Charity Commission Consultation outcome earlier this year and what the use of...

CNHC News – May 2019

CNHC PSB election results for Massage Therapy and Nutritional Therapy The deadline for receipt of election statements for the Massage Therapy and Nutritional Therapy Profession Specific Board (PSB) was on 2 May 2019.For Massage Therapy CNHC received three election...

CNHC News – April 2019

CAMSTRAND 2019 abstract deadline The Research Council for Complementary Medicine (RCCM) have announced the details for CAMSTRAND 2019 Conference: ‘Working with others and Collaboration in Research”. The conference will be taking place on Monday 1st and...

CNHC News – March 2019

Change to CNHC’s CPD Policy On 25 February 2019, CNHC emailed all registrants to inform them of an update to their Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Policy. This update was agreed at the CNHC Board meeting last month. The requirement for 5 hours general...

CNHC News – February 2019

NHS Long Term Plan set to increase social prescribing The recently published NHS Long Term Plan sets out a direction for the NHS in England over the next 10 years. A cornerstone of the plan is to give people greater control over their own health which includes plans...

CNHC News – January 2019

Get Ready For The 2019 RSPH Awards The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) Health & Wellbeing Awards is now open to register your interest. The Health & Wellbeing Awards is the UK’s premier awards scheme for promoting health and wellbeing and is widely...

CNHC News – December 2018

CNHC initiates article featured in NHS GP Bulletin CNHC approached the Professional Standards Authority (PSA) to draft an article for the NHS General Practice (GP) Bulletin. The NHS GP Bulletin was relaunched this autumn and is distributed by email once a month. It...

CNHC News – November 2018

NHS Employers support Accredited Registers Did you know that NHS Employers support the Accredited Register scheme? They encourage employers within the NHS to take every opportunity to raise the profile of the type of accredited registers available to staff as part of...

CNHC News – October 2018

Stoptober is back The Public Health England and NHS Stoptober campaign is back from 1st October. CNHC is encouraging registrants and other complementary therapy practitioners to support this public health initiative by making patients aware of the variety of services...

CNHC News – September 2018

King’s College Research Project A project aiming to understand what happens during Complementary and Alternative Medicine (CAM) consultations is being undertaken as part of a PhD project at King’s College London. This project contributes to King’s...

CNHC News & Notices August 2018

Reiki Profession Specific Board Election The election process for the Reiki Profession Specific Board (PSB) will begin on Monday 1 October 2018. PSB members are elected by registrants in order to give CNHC registered practitioners a direct say in who will act as...

CNHC News & Notices July 2018

The launch of the first NHS Natural Health School Last month the NHS Natural Health School opened its doors at the Sir Robert Ogden Macmillan Centre in Harrogate. The school is the first of its kind and was created in response to complementary therapy services...

CNHC News & Notices June 2018

GDPR – CNHC Compliance To comply with the new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) and Data Protection Act 2018, we have updated several important documents about data we hold and process. We have updated our Data Protection Policy and have also issued a Privacy...

CNHC News & Notices May 2018

Private Health Cash Plans We regularly receive questions about private health cash plans and which ones recognise CNHC registration. We have recently updated our information about private health cash plan providers who recognise CNHC registration for corporate and...

CNHC News & Notices April 2018

New to the CNHC Register – Colon Hydrotherapy We are pleased to announce that a new discipline has been added to our register, and the core curriculum has now been published for Colon Hydrotherapy. If you are interested in adding Colon Hydrotherapy to your CNHC...

CNHC News & Notices March 2018

RSPH Health & Wellbeing Awards 2018 are now open for entries The RSPH Awards 2018 take place on 18th October 2018 in East Wintergarden in London. They are now open for entries with the deadline of 20 April 2018, to request an application pack click here....

CNHC News & Notices January 2018

HMRC support with online tax return in time for January 31st deadline! HMRC is offering free webinars to support people to complete their online tax return in time for the January 31st deadline. You can register and take part in HMRC’s webinar here:  HMRC...

CNHC News & Notices December 2017

New press release template for recent RSPH report Following on from last month’s report on the role of practitioners on accredited registers – published by the Royal Society for Public Health and the Professional Standards Authority – we’ve produced a new press...

CNHC News & Notices November 2017

Recognition for CNHC registrants in the wider public health workforce The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH) has recognised that practitioners registered with CNHC support public health in the UK by encouraging their clients to make positive lifestyle changes that...

CNHC News & Notices – October 2017

PSB elections – next round has begun The election process for Microsystems Acupuncture, Naturopathy and Sports Therapy Profession Specific Boards (PSBs) began on Monday 2 October and will conclude in early November. [mk_blockquote style=”line-style”...

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