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Student Alternative 2020/21 - Regulatory body for health and social care students

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Student Alternative 2020/21

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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

All courses where Course.COURSEAIM = M16, M26, M76, M86, H16, H62, H76, I16, I76, J26, J76.

Valid entries and labels
01General Medical Council (GMC)
03General Optical Council (GOC)
06The Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC)
12General Osteopathic Council (GOsC)
13General Chiropractic Council (GCC)
14Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS)
15General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC)
16Social Work England
30GDC: Dentists
31GDC: Clinical dental technician
33GDC: Dental nurse
34GDC: Dental technician
35GDC: Orthodontic therapist
36GDC: Dental therapist
37GDC: Dental hygienist
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
55HCPC: Speech and language therapists
56HCPC: Therapeutic radiographers
57HCPC: Diagnostic radiographers
58HCPC: Radiographers (post-registration specialisms and CPD)
60The Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC) (post-registration specialisms and CPD)
61The Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC): Adult nursing
62The Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC): Childrens nursing
63The Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC): Learning Disability nursing
64The Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC): Mental Health nursing
65The Nursing & Midwifery Council (NMC): Midwifery

Code 16 - Social Work England has now taken over regulatory function from the HCPC, so this code should now be returned for Social workers in England.

For further details on HCPC professions see

Quality rules
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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.
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Field length2
Minimum occurrences0
Maximum occurrences2
Schema components
Element: REGBODY
Date modified2021-04-07
Change management notesValid entry 54 'Health and Care Professions Council (HCPC): social workers in England' has been removed, this has been replaced with valid entry 16 'Social Work England'. Guidance has also been included for the new code.

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