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HESA Student Record 2013/14 - Regulatory body for health and social care students

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HESA Student Record 2013/14

Fields required from institutions in Scotland

Regulatory body for health and social care students

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Short nameREGBODY

This field identifies the regulatory body for medical, dental, health and social care, and veterinary students.

Applicable toEngland Northern Ireland Scotland Wales

All courses where Course.COURSEAIM = M16, M26, M76, M86, H16, H62, H76, I16, I76, J26, J76 and Course.REDUCEDC = 00 or 01

Valid entries and labels
01General Medical Council (GMC)
02General Dental Council (GDC)
03General Optical Council (GOC)
05The Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland (PSNI)
06The Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC)
07Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)
09Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)
10Care Council for Wales (CCW)
11Northern Ireland Social Care Council (NISCC)
12General Osteopathic Council (GOsC)
13General Chiropractic Council (GCC)
14Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)
15General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC)
30GDC: Dentists
31GDC: Clinical dental technician
32GDC: Dental hygienist or Dental therapist
33GDC: Dental nurse
34GDC: Dental technician
35GDC: Orthodontic therapist
40HCPC: Arts therapist
41HCPC: Biomedical scientists
42HCPC: Chiropodists / podiatrists
43HCPC: Clinical scientists
44HCPC: Dieticians
45HCPC: Hearing aid dispensers
46HCPC: Occupational therapists
47HCPC: Operating department practitioners
48HCPC: Orthoptists
49HCPC: Paramedics
50HCPC: Physiotherapists
51HCPC: Practitioner psychologists
52HCPC: Prosthetists / orthotists
53HCPC: Radiographers
54HCPC: Social workers in England
55HCPC: Speech and language therapists

This field can be completed for students with Course.COURSEAIM M22, where applicable.

Codes 02 'General Dental Council (GDC)' and 07 'Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC)' should be used by institutions in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Institutions in England must use valid entries 30-55 instead.

For further details on HCPC professions see

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Reason required

To establish relevant regulatory body for medical, dental, health and social care, and veterinary students for use in funding and onward analysis.

Part of
Field length2
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences1
Schema components
Element: REGBODY
Date modified2013-04-29
Change management notesBusiness rule 2 deleted as Course.REGBODY code 08 has been removed from the coding frame. Business rule 4 added for institutions in Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales as the new codes 30-35 and 40-55 are only valid for use by institutions in England. Business rule 5 added for institutions in England as codes 02 and 07 are no longer valid for use in England following the introduction of codes 30-35 and 40-55.

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