The profession of physiotherapist is, as one of many, a regulated profession. You will therefore find below the different laws and regulations ruling the profession. (available in French only)

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French Public Health Code and proposal from the French Board of Physiotherapists.

Definition and Role

Clarification of the role and responsibilities of a physiotherapist.

Which practice?

Each physiotherapist has the choice of practice: liberal or employee.

Liberal or Employee

Some information to enlighten your decision.

Board of Physiotherapists

The Board of Physiotherapists is a private institution in charge of regulating a public service.

Public service mission

Administrative management, ethics, mutual assistance to ensure quality of care and patient safety.