Standards

Good Scientific Practice represents standards and values that apply throughout an individual’s career in Healthcare Science at any level of practise. The standards will be contextualised by the role within Healthcare Science that an individual undertakes and are used to approve education and training programmes.

 The Standards of Proficiency cover three areas:

  1. Professional autonomy and accountability
  2. Skills required for practise
  3. Knowledge of Healthcare Science

 The standards are:

  1. Practitioner Standards of Proficiency for Healthcare Science Practitioners
  2. Anatomical Pathology Technologists Standards of Proficiency
  3. Genetic Technologists Standards of Proficiency
  4. Opthalmic Science Practitioners Standards of Proficiency
  5. Tissue Bank Technologists Standards of Proficiency
  6. Higher Specialist Scientist Standards of Proficiency
  7. Registered Medical Illustrators Standards of Proficiency