Changes made in requirements for health professions

Amendments to the law regulating paramedical professions were approved by the Knesset Labor, Social Affairs and Health Committee on Tuesday for the plenum to pass them on their second and third reading, which was due to be held later in the evening.
The bill will add clinical criminology, podiatry, surgical podiatry and chiropractic to the list of recognized health professions. In addition, changes were made in the existing recognized health professions of occupational therapy, physical therapy, clinical communications specialists and clinical dietitians.