Expected Minimum Competencies
Establishing minimum expected physiotherapist entry-level competencies is important to ensure high quality patient care across the Europe region. In order to reach that goal, there is a need for obtaining a clear consensus about what is required in order to be able to practice as an autonomous professional.
Europe region's documents on education do not provide an entire guide to entry-level to practice, nor a detailed curriculum for a physiotherapy program. However, we provide a common framework that can be used by Member Organisations to facilitate and support discussions with educators at Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) and the appropriate authorities and stakeholders in their respective countries