chiropractic assistant


Chiropractic assistants perform routine and administrative tasks to support patient care and work under the sole direction and supervision of a Chiropractor or Specialized Chiropractor. They may interview patients, keep records of the case history, assist Chiropractors or Specialized Chiropractors in providing patients examination and perform administrative tasks. Chiropractic assistants work within defined contexts using agreed protocols and procedures.

Alternative label

  • chiropractic support worker

  • assistant to licensed chiropractor

  • assistant etiopath

  • assistant osteopath

  • assistant to chiropractic

  • chiropractic's assistant

  • assistant musculoskeletal therapist

  • assistant neuromusculoskeletal therapist

  • assistant chiropractic

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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