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3229 MODERN HEALTH ASSOCIATE PROFESSIONALS (EXCEPT NURSING) NOT ELSEWHERE CLASSIFIED
 


    This unit group covers modern health associate professionals (except nursing) not classified elsewhere in Minor group 322, Modem health associate professionals (except nursing).

    For instance, here should be classified those who practise homeopathy, plan and carry out therapeutical activities to help the mentally unbalanced, ill, or physically handicapped, deal with speech impediments, provide eye exercises as remedial treatment, or deal with orientation problems of the blind.

    In such cases tasks would include -

    (a) treating a particular illness by giving the patient infinitesimal doses of the bodies which provoke similar illnesses;

    (b) planning or carrying out therapeutic activities connected with education, vocational training or recreation in order to help the mentally unbalanced, ill, or physically handicapped;

    (c) dealing with pronunciation defects;

    (d) correcting sonority of language pronunciation;

    (e) applying remedial treatment to the eye muscles by means of eye exercises;

    (f) treating orientation problems of the blind;

    (g) performing related tasks;

    (h) supervising other workers.

    Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Homeopath

  • Orthoepist

  • Orthophonist

  • Therapist, occupational


   
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 Updated 18 September 2004, by VA.