Health and Care Professions Council

The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) is an independent, United Kingdom wide professional regulator, which sets standards of professional training, skills, behaviour and health of the professions they regulate.

Description

The Health and Care Professions Council is a Regulatory Body.

The Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC) is an independent, United Kingdom wide professional regulator, which sets standards of professional training, skills, behaviour and health of the professions they regulate.

The Health and Care Professions Council works to protect the health and well-being of people using the services of the health, social work and psychological professionals registered with them.

The Health and Care Professions Council regulates the following professions:

For further information on the Health and Care Professions Council, see the Health and Care Professions Council  website at: Regulating health, psychological and social work professionals.

Also Known As

This NHS business definition is also known by these names:

Context Alias
Formerly Health Professions Council
Short name HCPC

Where Used

Type Link How used
NHS Business Definition Arts Therapist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Biomedical Scientist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition British Psychological Society references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Chiropodist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Clinical Scientist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Dietitian references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Health and Care Professions Council references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Hearing Aid Dispenser references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Occupational Therapist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Operating Department Practitioner references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Orthoptist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Orthotist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION BODY CODE references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Attribute PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION BODY CODE references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ENTRY IDENTIFIER (MAIN OPERATING CARE PROFESSIONAL) references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ENTRY IDENTIFIER (RESPONSIBLE ANAESTHETIST) references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ISSUER CODE references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ISSUER CODE (CANCER FIRST SEEN) references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ISSUER CODE (MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM LEAD) references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ISSUER CODE (PATHOLOGY REPORT AUTHORISED BY) references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ISSUER CODE (PATHOLOGY TEST REQUESTED BY) references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ISSUER CODE (RESPONSIBLE SURGEON) references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION ISSUER CODE (TREATMENT) references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Attribute PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION TYPE references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION TYPE references in description Health and Care Professions Council
Data Element PROFESSIONAL REGISTRATION TYPE (POSITION) references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Paramedic references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Physiotherapist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Practitioner Psychologist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Prosthetist references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Radiographer references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Regulatory Body references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Social Worker references in description Health and Care Professions Council
NHS Business Definition Speech and Language Therapist references in description Health and Care Professions Council