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Requirements for Registering as social worker

Requirements for Registering as Social Worker

The Allied Health Professionals Council is a corporate body established pursuant to Section 55 Subsection 2 of the Health Practitioner’s Act No. 16 of 2010.

Allied Health Professionals refers to all health care professions that are distinct from nursing, medicine, dentistry and pharmacy. These persons work in health care fields by providing a range of diagnostic, technical, therapeutic, direct patient care and support services that are critical to patient wellbeing

The Council's main functions are to:

1. Protect the general public
2. Promote and uphold high standards of practice
3. Facilitate continued competency
4. Maintain public confidence in professionals

The Council wishes to inform the public of the following:

According to the Act, it is now mandatory that all professionals who fit this profile be registered and licensed in order to practice throughout the State of Grenada. The registration fee is EC$250 and the licencing fee is EC$350.

This advisory is especially for the following professionals in the listing provided, however, this listing is not exhaustive, therefore any profession that is not listed but fits the profile as Allied Health, please contact the Council’s Secretary at 473-440-4709  or email cmosec@live.com for any further directives and clarifications.

Allied Health Professionals

Acupuncturist
Audiologist
Audiometrist
Chiropodist
Chiropractor
Dental Hygienist
Dental Technician
Dietitian
Emergency Medical Technician
Emergency Medical Dispatcher
Herbalist
Homeopath
Masseuse
Imaging Technologist
Naturopathist
Optician
Occupational Therapist
Podiatrist
Psychotherapist
Psychologist
Physiotherapist
Reflexologist
EMP Specialist
Speech Therapist
Nutritionist
Massager
Laboratory Technician
X-Ray Technician
Sonographer
Venipuncturist/Phlebotomist
Medical Social Worker