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Infirmier anesthétiste (France)

  • Generic name of profession

    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist nurse training (national training requirements)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Infirmier anesthétiste
    Anaesthetist nurses (EN)
    Infirmier anesthétiste (FR)
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:
    Dans le code de la santé publique, les articles L4311-1 à L4311-12 et R4311-12.
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    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities and protected title


    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
    Free provision of services:
    Prior check of qualifications
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Les infirmiers anesthésistes exercent auprès d’un médecin anesthésiste-réanimateur les différentes techniques d’anesthésies et la réanimation per-opératoire. Ils assurent en priorité les transports sanitaires d’urgence.
    Anaesthetist nurses practice with an anaesthesiologist-reanimator doctor the different techniques of anaesthesia and the post-operative resuscitation. They provide in priority the emergency medical transport. (EN)
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