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Iceland

Næringarráðgjafi (Iceland)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Dietician
  • Identification

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

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    None
    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 :
    Reserves of activities and protected title

    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 for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    No
    Prior check of qualifications only for individual professionals not benefiting from automatic recognition:
    No
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Næringarráðgjafi starfar aðallega á sjúkrastofnunum við fæðismeðferð til þess að fyrirbyggja eða meðhöndla sjúkdóma. Hann ber ábyrgð á þeim forvörnum og ráðgjöf sem hann veitir.

    Translation(s):

    A dietician works mainly in hospitals on giving dietary advice in order to prevent or treat diseases. He/she is responsible for the preventions and counselling he/she provides.

    (EN)
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