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Iceland

Lyfjafræðingur (Iceland)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Pharmacist
    harmonised training required here:
    Pharmacist training (Article 44 of Directive 2005/36/EC)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Lyfjafræðingur
    Translation(s):
    Pharmacist (EN)
    Country:
    Iceland
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    National legislation:

    Act No. 34/2012 on Healthcare Practitioners.

    Useful link:
    http://eng.velferdarraduneyti.is/media/acrobat-enskar_sidur/Healthcare-Practitioners-Act-No-34-2012.pdf

    Regulation

     
    Type of regulation :
    N/A

    Recognition

     
    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Pharmacist
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    No
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Lyfjafræðingur ber ábyrgð á umsýslu lyfja og eftir því sem við á ráðgjöf, greiningu og úrlausn á lyfjatengdum vandamálum sjúklinga og þeirra sem hann veitir þjónustu.

    Translation(s):

    A pharmacist is responsible for handling medications and as applicable advice, diagnose and solve medically related problems of patients/clients.

    (EN)
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