Chiropractic in Liechtenstein

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NewsNew regulation found after the CAMbrella deliveries:

No new regulation found.

Notice! All text below is copied from the CAMbrella report – delivered Dec 31, 2012

The national regulation of chiropractor follows the health law from 2007 art.6, 1c and E art. 27a, b. (185). According to “Gesundheitsgesetz Art. 7 ff sowie Gesundheitsverordnung Art. 29 bis 31”(186) educational demands for chiropractors practising in Liechtenstein are:

a) a diploma documenting the accomplishment of the chiropractor educational programmes prescribed in Switzerland, or
b) an external diploma according to the list of approved international educational
programmes (according to “Art. 33 des schweizerischen Medizinalberufegesetzes durch
Verordnung des Departements des Inneren” (EDI)) and minimum 2 years supervised by a chiropractor.

In regulation for “Chiropraktoren”, health law E art. 27 (185) a chiropractor is legally entitled to submit medical questions of a patient to a physiotherapist if they are not convinced what will be the best treatment (185).

Chiropractor is registered in the EU regulated professions database as follows:
Chiropractor is a directly related regulated profession with title “Chiropraktiker” recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC (5), ID 4755. General system of recognition- primary application.

Qualification level: PS3 – Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years), Art. 11 d.
National Legislation: Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. c Gesundheitsgesetz, LGBl. 2008 Nr. 30 iVm. Art. 29 ff Gesundheitsverordnung, LGBl. 2008 Nr. 39 (7, 185, 186)