3259-Health associate professionals not elsewhere classified

Job Title: 

Health associate professionals not elsewhere classified

Job Description: 

This unit group covers health associate professionals not classified elsewhere in Sub-major group 32, Health associate professionals. For instance the group includes occupations such as chiropractor, osteopath and other

health associate professionals.


In such cases Tasks would include:

  • interviewing and examining patients to obtain information on their health status and the nature and extent of injury, illness or other physical or mental health problem
  • administering therapeutic care and treatment to patients, including the manual and physical chiropractic an osteopathic techniques
  • monitoring patients' progress through treatment plans, and identifying signs and symptoms requiring referral to a medical doctor or other health professional
  • recording information on patients' health status and responses to treatment in medical records-keeping systems
  • sharing information with other health care providers when required to ensure continuing and comprehensive care.
  • Specific Occupations: 

    Fitter (artificial limb)

    Supervisor (orthopedic workshop)

    Chiropractor/ Osteopath, lay

    Malshiya/ masseur

    Technician (orthopedic/ prosthetic)

    Counselor( AIDS/ family planning/ HIV)

    Technician, anesthesia /Technician, respiratory therapy / Assistant, speech therapy

    Source Of Info: 

    Source: Pakistan Bureau of Statistics, PSCO-2180