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
Physiotherapists in Greece may practise CAM (like shiatsu, reflexology and/or aromatherapy) (132).
Physiotherapist is a regulated health profession. “The title and the professional activity are protected by the state. The rules of professional conduct are determined directly by the state through national legislation. The physiotherapist must be state registrated and obtain a licence to practise. Greece has established a code of ethics for physiotherapists. The national authority responsible for the physiotherapy profession in Greece is the Ministry of Health”(138).
Physiotherapy in Greece is registered in the EU regulated professions database as follows: Physiotheraphy is a directly related regulated profession with title “Physiotherapeftís” ( TEI) recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC (109) ID 421. General system of recognition – primary application. Qualification level: PS3 – Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years), Art. 11d (7).