Specialisten op het gebied van de gezondheidszorg, niet elders geclassificeerd


ISCO 08 Code 2269  Health professionals not elsewhere classified

Lead Statement

This unit group covers health professionals not classified elsewhere in Sub-major group 22, Health professionals. For instance the group includes occupations such as Podiatrist, Occupational therapist and other health professionals.

Task statement

In such cases tasks would include:

  • assessing patients or clients to determine the nature of the disorder, illness or problem by questioning, examining and observing;
  • developing and implementing treatment plans and evaluating and documenting patients' progress through treatment plans;
  • assessing functional limitations of people resulting from illnesses and disabilities, and providing therapy to enable people to perform their daily activities and occupations;
  • assessing clients' emotional, psychological, developmental and physical capabilities using clinical observations and standardized tests;
  • assessing clients’ functional potential in their home, leisure, work and school environments, and recommending environmental adaptations to maximize their performance;
  • planning and directing programs through the use of vocational, remedial, social, artistic and educational activities on an individual and group basis;
  • examining and treating foot disabilities caused by diseases such as diabetes, peripheral vascular disorders, rheumatoid arthritis and other neuropathies;
  • prescribing and arranging the fabrication of footwear to correct foot abnormalities;
  • performing minor surgery on the foot to remove and improve abnormal conditions;
  • advising clients about continued treatment and care and providing or arranging rehabilitation services;
  • referring clients to or conferring with other health professionals or associate professionals if required.

Included occupations

Examples of the occupations classified here:

  • Arts therapist
  • Podiatrist,
  • Occupational therapist,

Excluded occupations

  • Recreational therapist - 3259

ISCO 88 Code(s) 2229, part - 3229, part - 3226 part

(NCvB; Maart 2010)