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HEE/NIHR ICA Programme Eligible Professions and Regulators

 

Contents

Profession

Regulator with which applicants must hold registration/register

Art Therapists (Art, Music and Drama)
Biomedical Scientists
Chiropodists/ Podiatrists
Clinical Scientists
Dietitians
Hearing Aid Dispensers
Occupational Therapist
Operating Department Practitioners
Orthoptist
Orthotist and Prosthetist
Paramedics
Physiotherapist
Practitioner Psychologist
Radiographer (diagnostic and therapeutic)
Speech and Language Therapist

Health and Care Professions Council

Chiropractor

General Chiropractic Council

 
Healthcare Scientists
Professionals that work in one of the following broad areas of practice, which together cover over 45 different professional specialisms:   Life Sciences/Clinical Laboratory Sciences; Physiological Sciences; Clinical Bioinformatics; Physical Sciences (incorporating Medical Physics) and Clinical Engineering. These include clinical scientists, biomedical scientists, clinical physiologists and clinical technologists.
 

Health and Care Professions Council or Academy for Healthcare Science register: www.ahcs.ac.uk 

Non-Medical Public Health Specialty Trainees, Specialists and Consultants

Specialty Trainees: Faculty of Public Health

Specialists and Consultants: The UK Public Health Register

Nurse and Midwife:
Nurse
Midwife
Health Visitor

Nursing and Midwifery Council

Optometrist and Dispensing Optician

General Optical Council

Osteopath

General Osteopathic Council

Pharmacy Professions:
Pharmacist
Pharmacy technician

General Pharmaceutical Council

Social Workers 

Social Work England

Wider Dental Team Professions:
Dental hygienist
Dental nurse
Dental therapist

General Dental Council