The HCPC (Health & care professions council) registration is a requirement by law for healthcare professionals. The council is the regulator to protect the public and to ensure that professional standards are met, the council maintain a register of the professional that meet these standards.
HCPC monitor and approve education and training programmes to ensure that standards are met and maintained, they also check the eligibility of individuals and maintain a register.
All healthcare professionals on the HCPC register must meet the standards for their training, professional skills and behavior they must also treat you as an individual with respect, honesty and ensure your safety above all else.
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