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Physiotherapeut/in / Krankengymnast/in (Germany)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Physiotherapist
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Physiotherapeut/in / Krankengymnast/in
    Translation(s):
    Physiotherapist (EN)
    Country:
    Germany
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    None
    National legislation:
    Masseur- und Physiotherapeutengesetz; Ausbildungs- und Prüfungsverordnung für Physiotherapeuten
    Useful link:
    http://www.gesetze-im-internet.de/bundesrecht/physth-aprv/gesamt.pdf

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    Protected title (without 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:
    DSE - Diploma (post-secondary education), including Annex II (ex 92/51, Annex C,D) , Art. 11 c
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Yes
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Durchführung physiotherapeutischer Behandlungen in den Bereichen Prävention, kurative Medizin, Rehabilitation und Kurwesen zur Entwicklung, zum Erhalt oder zur Wiederherstellung aller Funktionen im somatischen und psychischen Bereich, Schulung von Ersatzfunktionen bei nicht rückbildungsfähigen Körperbehinderungen.
    Translation(s):
    Carries out physiotherapy treatments in the following areas: prevention, curative medicine, rehabilitation and spas to develop, maintain or restore all somatic and psychological functions, trains how to replace functions lost due to irreversible disability. (EN)
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