Award hope for physio service

A physiotherapy service has been shortlisted for a national award.

The East and Midlothian Pulmonary Rehabilitation team, part of East and Midlothian Community Health Partnership, has been nominated in the Improving Quality category at the Advancing Healthcare Awards.

It is the second successive year the service has been shortlisted at the awards for its pioneering work in delivering pulmonary rehabilitation via telehealth.

Awards are to be presented on March 30 at the Radisson Blu Portman, London.