HPAC notes additional competencies evidenced beyond those traditionally associated with clinician grade, but does not/cannot authorise extended practice. Actual scope of practice is the responsibility of the individual and/or their employer with reference to the relevant law/guidelines/training/competences in accordance with practice jurisdiction.
Our registrants work in a range of settings, which include direct practice, management, educationand research, working with a varietyof different people, including patients, clients, carers and other professionals. As such they are required to abide by the standards laid out by the Health Practice Associates Council. This can be downloaded here. If either yourself or anyone on this register falls below these standards you can raise a concern by searching from them below and selecting "raise a concern" alternatively you can follow this link for a referal.