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Fysioterapeut (sjukgymnast) (Sweden)

  • Legal information

    Type of regulation: Protected title (without reserves of activities)
  • Reserved activities

    Reserved activities: Förskriva vissa förbrukningsartiklar. Iordningställa och administrera läkemedel till patienter (gäller också andra yrkeskategorier samt studerande som står under tillsyn). (SV)
    Translation(s): Prescribe certain consumables. Prepare and administer medicinal products to patients (also applies to other categories of profession and to students under supervision). (EN)
  • Qualification #1

    Method to obtain qualifications: Vocational post-secondary education level
    Most common path to obtain qualification: Vocational post-secondary education level
    Duration of education/training programme: 3.0 Year
    Existence of mandatory traineeship: No
    Existence of State exam to access the profession: No
  • Restrictions

    Mandatory registration in professional bodies: No
    Limitations to the number of licenses granted: No
    Existence of territorial restrictions: No
    Restriction on the corporate form/type of entity to be used to exercise related activities: No
    Restrictions related to shareholding or voting rights: No
  • Joint practices and insurance

    Prohibitions on joint practices: No
    Requirement for professional indemnity insurance: Yes
    Insurance requirement applying for cross-border: No
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