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Mundhygienikerin (Liechtenstein)

  • Generic name of profession

    Dental hygienist
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    dental hygienist (EN)
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    National legislation:
    Art. 6 Abs. 1 lit. d Gesundheitsgesetz, LGBl. 2008 Nr. 30 iVm. Art. 32 ff Gesundheitsverordnung, LGBl. 2008 Nr. 39
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    Type of regulation :
    Reserves of activities


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    General system of recognition - primary application
    Qualification level:
    SEC - Certificate attesting the completion of a secondary course , Art. 11 b
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Justification for Article 7.4:
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Der Tätigkeitsbereich des Dentalhygienikers umfasst die Durchführung dentalhygienischer Diagnostik, die Vornahme von Zahnreinigungen und Zahnsteinentfernungen sowie die Beratung von Patienten sowie die Anleitung zur Prophylaxe.
    The duties of the dental hygienist include the implementation of dental hygiene diagnosis, the making of dental cleanings and the counseling of patients and the instructions for prophylaxis. (EN)
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