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Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Jersey) Order 2003

Unofficial Consolidated Version

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Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Jersey) Order 2003

THE HEALTH AND SOCIAL SERVICES COMMITTEE, in pursuance of Articles 3 and 17 of the Health Care (Registration) (Jersey) Law 1995, orders as follows –

1        Interpretation[1]

In this Order –

“Health Professions Order” means the Health and Social Work Professions Order 2001 of the United Kingdom;

“prescription only medicine” has the same meaning as in the Medicines (Prescription Only) (Jersey) Order 1997.

2        Prescribed qualifications

A qualification specified in column 1 of an entry in the Schedule is a prescribed qualification for the registrable occupation specified in column 2 of that entry.

2A     Consequential provision[2]

For the purposes of the Health Care (Registration) (Jersey) Law 1995, a person who is, immediately before the commencement of this Article, registered in respect of the following registrable occupations is taken to be registered as a nurse independent prescriber –

(a)     a midwife prescribing practitioner;

(b)     a nurse prescribing practitioner; and

(c)     a specialist community public health nurse prescribing practitioner.

3        Citation

This Order may be cited as the Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Jersey) Order 2003.

 


SCHEDULE[3]

(Article 2)

prescribed qualifications

 

Column 1

Column 2

 

Qualification

Registrable occupation

1.

Entry as a paramedic in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Ambulance paramedic

1A.

Entry as an art therapist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Art therapist

2.

Entry as a biomedical scientist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Biomedical scientist

3.

Entry as a chiropodist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Chiropodist

4.

Entry as a clinical scientist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Clinical scientist

5.

Entry as a dietitian in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Dietitian

5A.

Entry as a midwife in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Nursing and Midwifery Order 2001 of the United Kingdom

Midwife

5A1.

 

 

5B.

Entry as a registered nurse: first level, or a registered nurse: second level, in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Nursing and Midwifery Order 2001 of the United Kingdom

Nurse

5B1.

Qualification consisting of –

(a)         entry in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Nursing and Midwifery Order 2001 of the United Kingdom as –

(i)          a midwife,

(ii)         a registered nurse: first level, or

(iii)        a specialist community public health nurse;

(b)         notation on that register as a nurse independent prescriber or nurse supplementary prescriber; and

(c)         a reasonable degree of experience, and of continuing professional development, in prescribing prescription only medicines

Nurse independent prescriber

6.

Entry as an occupational therapist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Occupational therapist

6A.

Entry as an operating department practitioner in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Operating department practitioner

6AB.

Qualification consisting of –

(a)         entry as an optometrist in the register established and maintained under Section 7 of the Opticians Act 1989 of the United Kingdom;

(b)         notation on that register as an optometrist independent prescriber; and

(c)         a reasonable degree of experience, and of continuing professional development, in prescribing prescription only medicines

Optometrist independent prescriber

7.

Entry as an orthoptist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Orthoptist

8.

Entry as an osteopath in the register established and maintained under Section 2 of the Osteopaths Act 1993 of the United Kingdom

Osteopath

8A.

Qualification consisting of –

(a)         entry as a paramedic in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order;

(b)         notation on that register as a paramedic independent prescriber; and

(c)         a reasonable degree of experience, and of continuing professional development, in prescribing prescription only medicines

Paramedic independent prescriber

8B.

Qualification consisting of –

(a)         entry as a pharmacist in the register established and maintained under article 19 of the Pharmacist Order 2010 of the United Kingdom;

(b)         notation on that register as a pharmacist independent prescriber; and

(c)         a reasonable degree of experience, and of continuing professional development, in prescribing prescription only medicines

Pharmacist independent prescriber

9.

Entry as a physiotherapist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Physiotherapist

9AA.

Qualification consisting of –

(a)         entry as a physiotherapist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order;

(b)         notation on that register as a physiotherapist independent prescriber; and

(c)         a reasonable degree of experience, and of continuing professional development, in prescribing prescription only medicines

Physiotherapist independent prescriber

9A.

Entry as a podiatrist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Podiatrist

9B.

Qualification consisting of –

(a)         entry as a podiatrist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order;

(b)         notation on that register as a podiatrist independent prescriber; and

(c)         a reasonable degree of experience, and of continuing professional development, in prescribing prescription only medicines

Podiatrist independent prescriber

10.

Entry as a radiographer in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Radiographer

10AA.

Entry as a registered nurse: first level in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Nursing and Midwifery Order 2001 of the United Kingdom

Registered nurse: first level

10AB.

Entry as a registered nurse: second level in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Nursing and Midwifery Order 2001 of the United Kingdom

Registered nurse: second level

10AC.

Registration in the part of the register, established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order, relating to the social work profession in England

Social worker

10A.

Entry as a specialist community public health nurse in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Nursing and Midwifery Order 2001 of the United Kingdom

Specialist community public health nurse

10A1.

 

 

11.

Entry as a speech and language therapist in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order

Speech and language therapist

12.

Qualification consisting of –

(a)         entry as a therapeutic radiographer in the register established and maintained under article 5 of the Health Professions Order;

(b)         notation on that register as a therapeutic radiographer independent prescriber; and

(c)         a reasonable degree of experience, and of continuing professional development, in prescribing prescription only medicines

Therapeutic radiographer independent prescriber


Endnotes

Table of Legislation History

Legislation

Year and No

Commencement

Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Jersey) Order 2003

R&O.65/2003

1 August 2003

Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Amendment) (Jersey) Order 2003

R&O.54/2005

1 July 2005

Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Amendment No. 2) (Jersey) Order 2006

R&O.58/2006

23 June 2006

Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Amendment No. 3) (Jersey) Order 2006

R&O.97/2006

27 September 2006

Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Amendment No. 4) (Jersey) Order 2007

R&O.121/2007

5 October 2007

Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Amendment No. 5) (Jersey) Order 2012

R&O.165/2012

31 December 2012

Health Care (Registration) (Prescribed Qualifications) (Amendment No. 6) (Jersey) Order 2019

R&O.107/2019

15 October 2019

Table of Endnote References



[1] Article 1                      substituted by R&O.165/2012

[2] Article 2A                    inserted by R&O.107/2019

[3] Schedule                     amended by R&O.54/2005, R&O.58/2006, R&O.97/2006, R&O.121/2007, R&O.165/2012, R&O.107/2019


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