Proposal that Traditional Chinese Medicine Become a Regulated Profession

Published online: 
02 June 2011

Summary

Traditional Chinese medicine practitioners' groups applied to the Ministry of Health to be regulated under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003.

The proposal document that can be accessed from this page was issued and submissions invited, closing August 2011.

The proposal document outlines the reasons for regulating a profession (with reference to the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act), provides a brief background on the profession of traditional Chinese medicine, and provides discussion questions for submitters.

 

 

Publishing information

  • Date of publication:
    02 June 2011
  • ISBN:
    978-0-478-37492-6 (online)
  • HP number:
    5369
  • Citation:
    Ministry of Health. 2011. Proposal that Traditional Chinese Medicine Become a Regulated Profession under the Health Practitioners Competence Assurance Act 2003. Invitation to submit comments on the proposal to regulate traditional Chinese medicine (TCM). Wellington: Ministry of Health.
  • Ordering information:
    Only soft copy available to download
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