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MMR Licensure, Certification, and Registration
MMR Certification : is the process by which an agency grants recognition to an individual who has met its qualifications. Can be given from a government or nongovernment entity Certification
MMR A certiﬁcation examination is used to ensure that all health care providers have the same basic level of knowledge and skill. Once you pass certification, you are eligible to apply for state licensure. Saudi license examination
MMR Licensure : is the process of occupational regulation. Licensure is how states control who is allowed to practice as a health care provider. Granted by government authority Allows engagement in profession. Practicing with licensure is unlawful. Licensure
MMR Holding a license means that : 1.you have completed initial education. 2.you met the requirements to achieve the license. However it Does Not mean you can perform as a paramedic without the supervision of your service’s physician medical director.
MMR Registration : Act of enrolling one’s name in register, or book of record. Registration Saudi Commission for Health Specialties
MMR Registration means that a recognized board of registration holds your: 1.Education records 2.State or local licensure 3.Recertification
MMR Credentialing : Local process, allows paramedics to practice in specific EMS agency Guided by local medical director Credentialing
MMR 1.First Responder 2.Emergency Medical Technician-Basic 3.Emergency Medical Technician-Intermediate 4.Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic Four Certification Levels
MMR Reciprocity: when certification is granted to a provider from another state or agency. Each state has different licensing or certification requirements and procedures so additional steps may be required. Reciprocity
MMR For reciprocity, most states require you: 1.Hold a current state certification. 2.Are in good standing 3.Have National Registry certification
MMR Individual states may require you to: 1.Undergo the state’s written and/or practical evaluations. 2.Provide your education transcript and continuing education hours. 3.Provide information for a background check. 4.Pay a fee to process your reciprocity application and provide a license.
MMR How to be registered paramedic in Saudi commission of health authorities?
MMR Bachelor's degree or an equivalent in one of the applied medical sciences specialties or nursing and one year of internship. MSc degree or an equivalent in one of the applied medical specialties or nursing before acquiring the required experiences for classification into senior specialist rank. Qualification required for the classification
MMR 1.Completing the professional classification and registration application forms 2.Authenticated copies of the practitioner’s qualifications to be classified 3.Copy of the internship certificate if applicable, the academic record, and a Guideline of Professional Classification and previous practice registration certificate (if any). Requirements for professional classification and registration
MMR 4. Authenticated copy of the last experience certificates (one year minimum duration if applicable). 5. The original identification letter issued by the employer showing the starting date of the job, the professional ranking and the specialty. (Not applicable if the applicant does not work). 6. A copy of the national ID for Saudi nationals and a copy of the residence permit and passport for non-Saudis.
MMR 7. Two recent photographs. 8. A valid basic life support certificate. 9. A medical report for any applicant who is above 60 years of age from an institution other than his own.
MMR 10. Equivalency of academic certificates (Bachelor's, MSc, PhD degrees) by the Ministry of Higher Education in the kingdom for Saudis who obtained the certificate from abroad. 11. Payment of the fee. 13. Verification of the certificates to be classified if not done before.
MMR Please read the Saudi commission of health specialist registration manual, this tour home work, it will be discussed next week.