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Медицинска сестра (Bulgaria)

  • Generic name of profession

    harmonised training required here:
    Training of Nurse responsible for general care (Article 31 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Медицинска сестра
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  • Data

    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General care nurse
    National legislation:
    Health Act; Professional organization of nurses, midwives and associated medical specialists Act; Ordinance on the uniform state requirements for the acquisition of higher education in the specialties nurse and midwife for educational and qualification degree Bachelor; Ordinance No 1 of 8 February 2011 on the professional activities which the nurses, midwives, associated medical specialists and health assistants can carry out upon instruction or independently
    Qualification level:
    Free provision of services:
    No prior check of qualifications
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