ERIC Number: ED068020
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: 0
Certification in Allied Health Professions. 1971 Conference Proceedings.
Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions, Washington, DC.
This document presents the proceedings of a conference whose objectives were: (1) to identify the interrelationship of certification, licensure and accreditation in the allied health professions; (2) to describe current practices and consider their advantages and disadvantages in light of public and professional needs; (3) to consider the purposes and effectiveness of certification in the allied health professions; (4) to identify general principles and policies used in the development and application of certification standards; and (5) to explore methods for increasing efficiency and economy in the certification process. (Author/HS)
Descriptors: Allied Health Occupations, Allied Health Occupations Education, Certification, Conference Reports, Educational Certificates, Higher Education, Professional Education
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($1.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (DHEW), Bethesda, MD. Div. of Allied Health Manpower.
Authoring Institution: Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions, Washington, DC.
Note: Proceedings of the Invitational Conference on Certification in Allied Health Professions held at University of Maryland Continuing Education Center, Sept. 7-10, 1971