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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
 

Physiotherapist is a regulated profession in the Netherlands according to section 3 in the
Individual Healthcare Professions Act (284). The title “Physical therapist Bachelor” is
protected through state legislation, but not the professional activity. The rules of
professional conduct are determined by the association. The physiotherapist must be state registered and obtain a licence to practise.

The association has established a code of ethics for physiotherapists. The national authority responsible for the physiotherapy profession in The Netherlands is the “Department of Health Care” (288).

Physiotherapy is registered with three titles in the EU regulated professions database:
Physiotherapy is a directly related regulated profession with the title “Fysiotherapeut”
recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC (5), ID 815 General system of recognition- primary application. All regions. Qualification level: PS3 – Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years), Art. 11d (7).

Physiotherapy is a directly related regulated profession with the title “Oefentherapeutcesar” recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC (5), ID 3167 General system of recognition primary application. All regions. Qualification level: PS3 – Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years), Art. 11d (7).

Physiotherapy is a directly related regulated profession with title “Oefentherapeutmensendieck” recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC (5), ID 3211 General system of recognition- primary application. All regions. Qualification level: PS3 – Diploma of postsecondary level (3-4 years), Art. 11d (7).