Licensed ambulatory health care services depend on physical therapy and massage.
Physical therapy is listed as “next higher” – meaning non-medical educated health care specialties. Physical therapist practice in health care facilities is licensed to provide medical rehabilitation services for children with disabilities in educational institutions, and health and recovery services.
The Lithuanian Kinesitherapy Association is a member of The World Confederation of Physio Therapy (195). Physiotherapy in Lithuania is registered in the EU regulated professions database as follows:
Physiotheraphy is a directly related regulated profession with title “Kineziterapeutas” (Physiotherapist(EN)) recognized under Directive 2005/36/EC (5),ID 4812. General system of recognition – primary application. Qualification level: PS3 – Diploma of post-secondary level (3-4 years), Art. 11d (7).
195. Lithuanian Kinesitherapy Association. Physiotherapy in Lithuania. The World Confederation for Physical Therapy 2012 [cited 2012 March 20]; Available from: http://www.physioeurope.org/index.php?action=15#s.
Useful link: http://www.sam.lt.