1. Scope of title.

1.     Introduction

1.     Scope of title.

This title covers the medical professions that are currently regulated by legislation including doctors1, dentists2, midwives and nurses3, opticians4, osteopaths5, chiropractors6, as well as pharmacists and registered pharmacies7. It also covers professions regulated by the Health and Care Professions Council8. Certain regulated professions fall outside the scope of this title and are discussed elsewhere9. Health related professions that are not currently regulated as a profession are also not discussed within this title10.