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Original name: GuKG-Novelle 2016
Name: Federal Act to amend: Health and Nursing Act, General Social Security Act, Professional Qualification Exams Act and Doctors Act 1998 (BGBl I 75/2016).
Country: Austria
Subject(s): Education, vocational guidance and training
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 2016-08-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich Teil I, 2016-08-01, vol. 75
ISN: AUT-2016-L-104208
Bibliography: Bundesgesetzblatt für die Republik Österreich Teil I, 2016-08-01, vol. 75
Act on-line in German Act on-line in German Bundeskanzleramt, Rechtsinformationssystem (RIS), Austria PDF PDF (DOC.NORMES) (consulted on 2017-05-08)
Abstract/Citation: Article 1. Amendment to the Health and Nursing Act:
Section I Job titles
§ 11 Professional titles
Section 2 Career and Competence
§ 12 Professional profile
§ 13 Competence area
§ 14 Nursing core competence
§ 14a Competence in emergencies
§ 15 Competencies in medical diagnostics and therapy
Section 15a Reorganization of Medical Devices
§ 16 Competence in the multi professional care team
§ 17 Specializations
§ 18 Child and juvenile care
§ 19 Psychiatric Health Care and Nursing
§ 20 Intensive Care, Anesthesia Care, Care for Renal Replacement Therapy
§ 21 Care in the operating area
§ 22 Hospital Hygiene
§ 22a Wound Management and Stoma Care
§ 22b Hospice and palliative care
§ 22c Psycho geriatric Care
§§ 23 to 25 Teaching tasks
§ 26 Leadership Tasks "
Article 2. Amendment to the General Social Security Act
Article 3. Amendment to the Professional Qualification Exams Act minor amendments
Article 4. Amendment to the Doctors Act 1998.
Amended text(s):

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