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Italy

Fisioterapista (Italy)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Physiotherapist
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Fisioterapista
    Translation(s):
    (since 2003 corresponds only to terapista della riabilitazione) (EN)
    Country:
    Italy
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    None
    National legislation:

    D. M. 14 Settembre 1994, n. 741

    Useful link:
    http://www.salute.gov.it/portale/temi/p2_5.jsp?lingua=italiano&area=professioni-sanitarie&menu=riconoscimento

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Yes
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Il fisioterapista è l'operatore sanitario, in possesso del diploma universitario abilitante, che svolge, in via autonoma o in collaborazione con altre figure sanitarie, gli interventi di prevenzione, cura e riabilitazione nelle aree della motricità, delle funzioni corticali superiori e di quelle viscerali conseguenti a eventi patologici, a varia eziologia, congenita od acquisita

    Translation(s):

    The physiotherapist is a health practitioner, in possession of a university degree qualification, which undertakes independently or in collaboration with other health professionals, the interventions of prevention, treatment and rehabilitation in the areas of motor skills, the higher cortical functions and visceral functions resulting from pathological events, having various causes, congenital or acquired.

    (EN)
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