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
Physiotherapy is a regulated health profession in the UK. The title ‘Physiotherapist’ is
protected by the state, regulated by the Health Professions Council (HPC).
Physiotherapists must be registered with the HPC and obtain a licence to practise. Legislation also requires that they meet the HPC’s generic standards of proficiency, conduct and performance.
The Chartered Society of Physiotherapy has established a code of professional values and the CSP standards (317). Physiotherapy in the UK is registered in the EU regulated professions database as follows:
Physiotherapy is a directly related regulated profession with title “Physiotherapist”
recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC (5), ID 1180. General system of recognition – primary application. Qualification level: PS3 – Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years), Art. 11d (7)