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Sweden

Fysioterapeut (sjukgymnast) (Sweden)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Physiotherapist
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Fysioterapeut (sjukgymnast)
    Translation(s):
    Physiotherapist (EN)
    Country:
    Sweden
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    None
    National legislation:

    4 kap. 1 och 5 §§ patientsäkerhetslagen (2010:659)

    Useful link:
    http://www.riksdagen.se/sv/Dokument-Lagar/Lagar/Svenskforfattningssamling/Patientsakerhetslag-2010659_sfs-2010-659/?bet=2010:659

    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:
    PS3 - Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years) , Art. 11 d
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Yes
    Justification for Article 7.4:

    Regulated profession that has public health implications which does not benefit from automatic recognition.

  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Förebygga sjukdom och skada. Rehabilitera och habilitera personer med funktionsnedsättning.

    Translation(s):

    Prevent disease and injury. Rehabilitate and habilitate persons with disabilities.

    (EN)
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