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Addiktológia (Hungary)

  • Generic name of profession

    Doctor of Medicine
    harmonised training required here:
    Specialist medical training (national training requirements)
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Addictologist (EN)
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  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

    EU Law :
    National legislation:
    1997. évi CLIV. törvény az egészségügyről
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    Type of regulation :
    Protected title (without reserves of activities)


    Recognition under:
    DIRECTIVE 2005/36/EC
    Additional information :
    Recognition under Directive 2005/36/EC:
    Doctor in Basic (listed) and Specialised Medicine in field not listed in Annex V
    Qualification level:
    PSM - Diploma from post-secondary level (more than 4 years) , Art. 11 e
    Prior check of qualifications under article 7(4):
    Justification for Article 7.4:
    The competent authority performs a prior check of qualification to safeguard health and safety of a patient, because the activities of a healthcare professionals can have direct negative impact on patient’s health, if the professional is not qualified accordingly.
  • Activities

    Description of activities:
    Az addiktológus különböző szenvedélybetegségek, függőségek diagnosztikájával, terápiájával, primer, szekunder és tercier megelőzésével, valamint rehabilitációjával foglalkozik.. Gyakorlattal kell rendelkezni az alkohol és drogfüggő állapotok, az addiktológiai kórformák kezelésében, jártasnak kell lennie a pszichiátriai rehabilitáció különböző formáiban, és a pszichiátriai gondozásban.
    Addictologists deal with diagnosing and treating various addictions and dependencies. They also prepare rehabilitational and primary, secondary and tertiary prevention plans. They have experience in treating alcohol and drug dependency states, addictive diseases, and in psychiatric rehabilitation and care. (EN)
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