News – New regulation found after the CAMbrella deliveries:
No new regulation found.
Notice! All text below is copied from the CAMbrella report – delivered Dec 31, 2012
Acupuncture is included in federal laws and detailed regulation is delegated to medical and non-medical associations. The medical association has recognized acupuncture as an
additional medical qualification and issues diplomas of medical acupuncturists (106).
Acupuncture treatment is reimbursed and permanently covered by the health insurance act (279) (see reimbursement section).
Acupuncture is registered in the EU regulated professions database as follows:
Acupuncturist is a directly related regulated profession with title “Akupunkteur(DE)/
Acupuncteur(FR)” recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC (5), ID 10045. System of
recognition and application to be checked. Qualification level: undefined (7).