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
Physiotherapist is a regulated and protected title in Finland (105). The professional title is “Fysioterapeutti”.
Legal protection of the title and activity of physiotherapists has been
established and they have founded rules of professional conduct for physiotherapists. All
physiotherapist members must be registered and obtain a licence to practise physiotherapy.
Finland has established a code of ethics for physiotherapists. The “National Authority for
Medicolegal Affairs” is responsible for the physiotherapy profession in Finland (108).
Physiotherapy is registered in the EU regulated professions database as follows:
Physiotherapy is a directly related regulated profession with title “Fysioterapeutti/
fysioterapeut” (Physiotherapist (EN)) recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC(109) , ID 729.
General system of recognition- primary application. Qualification level: PS3 – Diploma of
post-secondary level (3-4 years), Art. 11 d (7).