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Chamber of Physiotherapists of Montenegro

Komora fizioterapeuta Crne GoreMontenegroEurope
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The Chamber of Physiotherapists of Montenegro has been a member of World Physiotherapy since 2019 and is part of our Europe region.

Physiotherapists in Montenegro were previously represented, between 2007 and 2015, by the Physiotherapists’ Association of Montenegro (Drustvo fizioterapeuta Crne Gore) and, between 2015 and 2017, by the Physiotherapists' Association of Montenegro (Udruženje Fizioterapeuta Crne Gore).
 

Year established

2016

World Physiotherapy member since

2019

Year members reported

2022

Number of physiotherapist members

446

Contact details

Montenegro: a profile of the profession in 2022

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Physiotherapists

About Chamber of Physiotherapists of Montenegro and the physiotherapy profession in Montenegro

Practising physiotherapists in the country/territory

446 (estimated)

7.19

Per 10,000 population

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% female

67%

In this country/territory

Physiotherapist members in this member organisation (MO)

446

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% female

67%

In this MO

Physiotherapy professional entry level education

Minimum qualification required to practice

Bachelors degree

Equivalent fulltime years

3

Number of programmes

2

Regulation

* = Continuing Professional Development

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Registration required to practice

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CPD* required for re-registration

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CPD* required for membership

Practice

Which authority defines scope of practice

Ministry of Health or another government department

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Standards of practice

The World Physiotherapy standard

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Education for autonomous practice

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Legislation supports private practice

Physiotherapists are permitted to

Direct access

*Direct access means a person can refer themselves to a physiotherapist without referral from another health professional

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Direct access* permitted?

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Can people self refer to physiotherapists in private practice?

Will this be reimbursed?

In part

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Can people self refer to physiotherapists in the public system?

Limitations

What are the circumstances in which direct access is limited?

Special interest groups recognised by the member organisation

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