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Case Manager – brain injury rehabilitation (Sheffield)

Become a brain injury case manager – make a difference Supporting and facilitating rehabilitation and life adjustments for those affected by complex disabilities Location: Sheffield Hours: Full time Salary: Competitive remuneration package according to skills and experience About the role: This challenging and rewarding role is ideally suited to an HCPC or NMC registered professional with at least 2 years’ ...

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Brain Injury Centre Unveils Virtual Reality System

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A Salford brain injury charity has become the first in England to install a world-renowned virtual reality system to treat those recovering from acquired brain injury. The Brain and Spinal Injury Centre (BASIC) has spent the last two years fundraising to achieve the £500,000 required to purchase the cutting edge CAREN system. The unique, room sized system puts patients in ...

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Understanding ABI

Understanding ABI

What is ABI? An injury to the brain from a definite cause – like trauma, Stroke etc. that leaves the person with impairments. It is different from disease, as disease has a known progression (unless it is an ABI caused by a degenerative disease). It’s different from ageing. It is also unlike an intellectual disability, which is present from birth. And unlike ...

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