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Germany

Altenpfleger(in) (Germany)

  • Generic name of profession

    Title:
    Geriatric nurse/Carer for the aged
  • Identification

    Name of regulated profession:
    Altenpfleger(in)
    Translation(s):
    undefined
    Country:
    Germany
    Region:
    All regions
  • Legal information

    Legal basis for regulation

     
    EU Law :
    Other  

    no EU legal basis

    National legislation:

    Gesetz über die Berufe in der Altenpflege ( Altenpflegegesetz - AltPflG); Ausbildungs- und Prüfungsverordnung für den Beruf der Altenpflegerin und des Altenpflegers (Altenpflege-Ausbildungs- und Prüfungsverordnung – AltPflAPrV)

    Useful link:
    http://www.gesetze-im-internet.de/bundesrecht/altpflg/gesamt.pdf

    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:
    DSE - Diploma (post-secondary education), including Annex II (ex 92/51, Annex C,D) , Art. 11 c
    Prior check of qualifications for a temporary and/or occasional provision of services:
    Yes
  • Activities

    Description of activities:

    Selbständige und eigenverantwortliche Pflege einschließlich der Beratung, Begleitung und Betreuung alter Menschen

    Translation(s):

    Autonomous and self dependant care of elderly people including counselling, attendance and assistance.

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