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Document 11994NN01/11/D3

ACT concerning the conditions of accession of the Kingdom of Norway, the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Finland and the Kingdom of Sweden and the adjustments to the Treaties on which the European Union is founded, ANNEX I - List referred to in Article 29 of the Act of Accession - XI. INTERNAL MARKET AND FINANCIAL SERVICES - D. MUTUAL RECOGNITION OF PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS - III. MEDICAL AND PARAMEDICAL ACTIVITIES

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11994NN01/11/D3

ACT concerning the conditions of accession of the Kingdom of Norway, the Republic of Austria, the Republic of Finland and the Kingdom of Sweden and the adjustments to the Treaties on which the European Union is founded, ANNEX I - List referred to in Article 29 of the Act of Accession - XI. INTERNAL MARKET AND FINANCIAL SERVICES - D. MUTUAL RECOGNITION OF PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS - III. MEDICAL AND PARAMEDICAL ACTIVITIES

Official Journal C 241 , 29/08/1994 P. 0218


III. MEDICAL AND PARAMEDICAL ACTIVITIES

1. Doctors

393 L 0016: Council Directive 93/16/EEC of 5 April 1993 to facilitate the free movement of doctors and the mutual recognition of their diplomas, certificates and other evidence of formal qualifications (OJ No L 165, 7.7.1993, p. 1).

(a) The following is added to Article 3:

' (m) in Austria:

"Doktor der gesamten Heilkunde" (diploma of doctor of medicine) awarded by a university faculty of medicine and "Diplom ueber die spezifische Ausbildung in der Allgemeinmedizin" (diploma of specialist training in general medicine), or "Facharztdiplom" (diploma as a specialist doctor) issued by the competent authority;

(n) in Finland:

"todistus laeaeketieteen lisensiaatin tutkinnosta/bevis om medicine licentiat examen" (certificate of the degree of licentiate in medicine) awarded by a university faculty of medicine and a certificate of practical training issued by the competent public health authorities;

(o) in Norway:

"bevis for bestaatt cand.med.eksamen" (diploma of the degree cand.med.) awarded by a university faculty of medicine and a certificate of practical training issued by the competent public health authorities;

(p) in Sweden:

"laekarexamen" (university diploma in medicine) awarded by a university faculty of medicine and a certificate of practical training issued by the National Board of Health and Welfare.`;

(b) the following is added to Article 5 (2):

'in Austria:

"Facharztdiplom" (diploma of medical specialist) issued by the competent authority;

in Finland:

"todistus erikoislaeaekaerin tutkinnosta/betyg oever speciallaekarexamen" (certificate of the degree of specialist in medicine) issued by the competent authorities;

in Norway:

"bevis for tillatelse til aa benytte spesialisttittelen" (certificate of the right to use the title of specialist) issued by the competent authorities;

in Sweden:

"bevis om specialistkompetens som laekare utfaerdat av Socialstyrelsen" (certificate of the right to use the title of specialist) issued by the National Board of Health and Welfare.`;

(c) the following entries are added to the indents in Article 5 (3) indicated hereafter:

- anaesthetics:

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- general surgery:

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- neurological surgery:

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- obstetrics and gynaecology:

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- general (internal) medicine:

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- ophthalmology:

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- otorhinolaryngology:

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- paediatrics:

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- respiratory medicine:

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- urology:

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- orthopaedics:

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- pathological anatomy:

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- neurology:

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- psychiatry:

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(d) the following entries are added to the indents in Article 7 (2) indicated hereafter:

- clinical biology:

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- biological haematology:

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- microbiology - bacteriology:

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- biological chemistry:

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- immunology:

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- plastic surgery:

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- thoracic surgery:

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- paediatric surgery:

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- vascular surgery:

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- cardiology:

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- gastro-enterology:

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- rheumatology:

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- general haematology:

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- endocrinology:

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- physiotherapy:

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- dermato-venereology:

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- radiology:

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- diagnostic radiology:

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- radiotherapy:

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- child psychiatry:

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- geriatrics:

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- renal diseases:

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- communicable diseases:

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- community medicine:

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- pharmacology:

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- occupational medicine:

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- allergology:

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- gastro-enterological surgery:

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- nuclear medicine:

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- dental, oral and maxillo-facial surgery (basic medical and dental training):

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(e) the following indent is added to Article 9 (1):

'- the date of accession for Austria, Finland, Norway and Sweden,`

(f) the following indent is added to the first subparagraph of Article 9 (2):

'- the date of accession for Austria, Finland, Norway and Sweden.`.

2. Nurses

377 L 0452: Council Directive 77/452/EEC of 27 June 1977 concerning the mutual recognition of diplomas, certificates and other evidence of the formal qualifications of nurses responsible for general care, including measures to facilitate the effective exercise of the right of establishment and freedom to provide services (OJ No L 176, 15.7.1977, p. 1), as amended by:

- 179 H: Act concerning the conditions of accession and the adjustments to the Treaties - Accession of the Hellenic Republic (OJ No L 291, 19.11.1979, p. 17),

- 185 I: Act concerning the conditions of accession and the adjustments to the Treaties - Accession of the Kingdom of Spain and the Portuguese Republic (OJ No L 302, 15.11.1985, p. 23),

- 389 L 0594: Council Directive 89/594/EEC of 30 October 1989 (OJ No L 341, 23.11.1989, p. 19),

- 389 L 0595: Council Directive 89/595/EEC of 30 October 1989 (OJ No L 341, 23.11.1989, p. 30),

- 390 L 0658: Council Directive 90/658/EEC of 4 December 1990 (OJ No L 353, 17.12.1990, p. 73).

(a) The following are added to Article 1(2):

'in Austria:

"Diplomierte Krankenschwester/Diplomierter

Krankenpfleger";

in Finland:

"sairaanhoitaja/sjukskoetare";

in Norway:

"offentlig godkjent sykepleier";

in Sweden:

"sjukskoeterska";`

(b) the following is added to Article 3:

' (m) in Austria:

"Diplom in der allgemeinen Krankenpflege" (diploma of general nursing) issued by nursing schools recognized by the government;

(n) in Finland:

diploma of "sairaanhoitaja/sjukskoetare" (diploma in nursing or polytechnic diploma in nursing) awarded by a college of nursing;

(o) in Norway:

"bevis for bestaatt sykepleiereksamen" (diploma of general nursing) awarded by a college of nursing;

(p) in Sweden:

diploma of "sjukskoeterska" (university diploma in nursing) awarded by a college of nursing;

3. Practitioners of dentistry

(a) 378 L 0686: Council Directive 78/686/EEC of 25 July 1978 concerning the mutual recognition of diplomas, certificates and other evidence of the formal qualifications of practitioners of dentistry, including measures to facilitate the effective exercise of the right of establishment and freedom to provide services (OJ No L 233, 24.8.1978, p. 1), as amended by:

- 179 H: Act concerning the conditions of accession and the adjustments to the Treaties - Accession of the Hellenic Republic (OJ No L 291, 19.11.1979, p. 17),

- 185 I: Act concerning the conditions of accession and the adjustments to the Treaties - Accession of the Kingdom of Spain and the Portuguese Republic (OJ No L 302, 15.11.1985, p. 23),

- 389 L 0594: Council Directive 89/594/EEC of 30 October 1989 (OJ No L 341, 23.11.1989, p. 19),

- 390 L 0658: Council Directive 90/658/EEC of 4 December 1990 (OJ No L 353, 17.12.1990, p. 73).

(i) The following is added to Article 1:

'in Austria:

the title which will be notified by Austria to the Member States and to the Commission by 31 December 1998 at the latest;

in Finland:

hammaslaeaekaeri/tandlaekare,

in Norway:

tannlege,

in Sweden:

tandlaekare,`;

(ii) the following is added to Article 3:

' (m) in Austria:

the diploma which will be notified by Austria to the Member States and to the Commission by 31 December 1998 at the latest;

(n) in Finland:

"todistus hammaslaeaeketieteen lisensiaatin tutkinnosta/bevis om odontologi licentiat examen" (certificate of the degree of licentiate in dentistry) awarded by a university faculty of medicine or faculty of dental medicine and a certificate of practical training issued by the competent public health authorities;

(o) in Norway:

"bevis for bestaatt cand.odont.-eksamen" (diploma of the degree cand.odont.) awarded by a university faculty of dentistry;

(p) in Sweden:

"tandlaekarexamen" (university diploma in dentistry) awarded by schools of dentistry and a certificate of practical training issued by the National Board of Health and Welfare`;

(iii) the following indents are added to the headings in Article 5 indicated hereinafter:

1. Orthodontics:

' - in Finland:

"todistus erikoishammaslaeaekaerin oikeudesta oikomishoidon alalla/bevis om specialisttandlaekarraettigheten inom omraadet tandreglering" (certificate of orthodontist) issued by the competent authorities;

- in Norway:

"bevis for gjennomgaatt spesialistutdanning i kjeveortopedi" (certificate of specialist studies in orthodontics) awarded by the competent authorities;

- in Sweden:

"bevis om specialistkompetens i tandreglering" (certificate awarding the right to use the title of dental practitioner specializing in orthodontics) issued by the National Board of Health and Welfare`;

2. Oral surgery:

' - in Finland:

"todistus erikoishammaslaeaekaerin oikeudesta suukirurgian (hammas- ja suukirurgian) alalla/bevis om specialisttandlaekarraettigheten inom omraadet oralkirurgi (tand- och munkirurgi)" (certificate of oral or dental and oral surgery) issued by the competent authorities;

- in Norway:

"bevis for gjennomgaatt spesialistutdanning i oralkirurgi" (certificate of specialist studies in oral surgery) awarded by the competent authorities;

- in Sweden:

"bevis om specialistkompetens i tandsystemets kirurgiska sjukdomar" (certificate awarding the right to use the title of dental practitioner specializing in oral surgery) issued by the National Board of Health and Welfare.`;

(iv) Article 8 (1) is amended as follows:

For 'Articles 2, 4, 7 and 19` read 'Articles 2, 4, 7, 19, 19a and 19b`.

(v) Article 17 is amended as follows:

For 'laid down in Articles 2, 7 (1) and 19` read 'laid down in Articles 2, 7 (1), 19, 19a and 19b`.

(vi) the following is inserted after Article 19a:

'Article 19b

From the date on which the Republic of Austria takes the measures necessary to comply with this Directive, the Member States shall recognize, for the purposes of carrying out the activities referred to in Article 1 of this Directive, the diplomas, certificates and other evidence of formal qualifications in medicine awarded in Austria to persons who had begun their university training before 1 January 1994, accompanied by a certificate issued by the competent Austrian authorities, certifying that these persons have effectively, lawfully and principally been engaged in Austria in the activities specified in Article 5 of Directive 78/687/EEC for at least three consecutive years during the five years prior to the issue of the certificate and that these persons are authorized to carry out the said activities under the same conditions as holders of the diploma, certificate or other evidence of formal qualifications referred to in Article 3 (m).

The requirement of three years' experience referred to in the first subparagraph shall be waived in the case of persons who have successfully completed at least three years of study which are certified by the competent authorities as being equivalent to the training referred to in Article 1 of Directive 78/687/EEC.`;

(b) 378 L 0687: Council Directive 78/687/EEC of 25 July 1978 concerning the coordination of provisions laid down by law, regulation or administrative action in respect of the activities of dental practitioners (OJ L 233, 24.8.1978, p. 10).

In Article 6 the first and second paragraphs are amended as follows:

The words 'Article 19` are replaced by the words 'Articles 19, 19a and 19b`.

4. Veterinary medicine

378 L 1026: Council Directive 78/1026/EEC of 18 December 1978 concerning the mutual recognition of diplomas, certificates and other evidence of formal qualifications in veterinary medicine, including measures to facilitate the effective exercise of the right of establishment and freedom to provide services (OJ No L 362, 23.12.1978, p. 1), as amended by:

- 179 H: Act concerning the conditions of accession and the adjustments to the Treaties - Accession of the Hellenic Republic (OJ No L 291, 19.11.1979, p. 17),

- 185 I: Act concerning the conditions of accession and the adjustments to the Treaties - Accession of the Kingdom of Spain and the Portuguese Republic (OJ No L 302, 15.11.1985, p. 23),

- 389 L 0594: Council Directive 89/594/EEC of 30 October 1989 (OJ No L 341, 23.11.1989, p. 19),

- 390 L 0658: Council Directive 90/658/EEC of 4 December 1990 (OJ No L 353, 17.12.1990, p. 73).

The following is added to Article 3:

' (m) in Austria:

"Diplom-Tierarzt" "Mag. med. vet." (diploma in veterinary medicine) awarded by the Vienna University of Veterinary Medicine (former High School of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna);

(n) in Finland:

"todistus elaeinlaeaeketieteen lisensiaatin tutkinnosta/betyg oever avlagd veterinaermedicine licentiatexamen" (diploma in veterinary medicine) awarded by the College of Veterinary Medicine;

(o) in Norway:

"eksamensbevis utstedt av Norges veterinaerhoegskole for bestaatt cand.med.vet.-eksamen" (diploma of the degree cand.med.vet.) awarded by the Norwegian College of Veterinary Medicine;

(p) in Sweden:

"veterinaerexamen" (University Diploma in Veterinary Medicine, DVM) awarded by the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences;`.

5. Midwives

380 L 0154: Council Directive 80/154/EEC of 21 January 1980 concerning the mutual recognition of diplomas, certificates and other evidence of formal qualifications in midwifery and including measures to facilitate the effective exercise of the right of establishment and freedom to provide services (OJ No L 33, 11.2.1980, p. 1), as amended by:

- 380 L 1273: Council Directive 80/1273/EEC of 22 December 1980 (OJ No L 375, 31.12.1980, p. 74),

- 185 I: Act concerning the conditions of accession and the adjustments to the Treaties - Accession of the Kingdom of Spain and the Portuguese Republic (OJ No L 302, 15.11.1985, p. 23),

- 389 L 0594: Council Directive 89/594/EEC of 30 October 1989 (OJ No L 341, 23.11.1989, p. 19),

- 390 L 0658: Council Directive 90/658/EEC of 4 December 1990 (OJ No L 353, 17.12.1990, p. 73).

(a) The following is added to Article 1:

'in Austria:

"Hebamme",

in Finland:

"kaetiloe/barnmorska",

in Norway:

"jordmor",

in Sweden:

"barnmorska",`;

(b) the following is added to Article 3:

' (m) in Austria:

"Hebammen-Diplom" awarded by an academy of midwifery or a federal midwifery training establishment;

(n) in Finland:

"kaetiloe/barnmorska" or "erikoissairaanhoitaja, naistentaudit ja aeitiyshuolto/specialsjukskoetare, kvinnosjukdomar och moedravaard" (diploma of midwifery or polytechnic diploma of midwifery) awarded by a college of nursing;

(o) in Norway:

"bevis for bestaatt jordmoreksamen" (diploma of midwifery) awarded by a college of midwifery and a certificate of practical training issued by competent public health authorities;

(p) in Sweden:

"barnmorskeexamen" (university diploma in midwifery) awarded by a College of Nursing;`.

6. Pharmacy

385 L 0433: Council Directive 85/433/EEC of 16 September 1985 concerning the mutual recognition of diplomas, certificates and other evidence of formal qualifications in pharmacy, including measures to facilitate the effective exercise of the right of establishment relating to certain activities in the field of pharmacy (OJ No L 253, 24.9.1985, p. 37), as amended by:

- 385 L 0584: Council Directive 85/584/EEC of 20 December 1985 (OJ No L 372, 31.12.1985, p. 42),

- 390 L 0658: Council Directive 90/658/EEC of 4 December 1990 (OJ No L 353, 17.12.1990, p. 73).

The following is added at the end of Article 4:

' (m) in Austria:

Staatliches Apothekerdiplom (State diploma of pharmacists) awarded by the competent authorities;

(n) in Finland:

todistus proviisorin tutkinnosta/bevis om provisorexamen (Master of Science in Pharmacy) awarded by a university;

(o) in Norway:

bevis for bestaatt cand.pharm.-eksamen (diploma of the degree cand.pharm.) awarded by a university faculty;

(p) in Sweden:

apotekarexamen (university diploma in pharmacy) awarded by the University of Uppsala;`.

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