Records of the RCOG relating to the Council for Professions Supplementary to Medicine

Scope and Content

Records of the RCOG relating to proceedings of the Council for Professions Supplementary to Medicine, comprising conference proceedings on NHS reforms, and papers concerning the review of the Professions Supplementary to Medicine Act 1960.

Administrative / Biographical History

The Council for Professions Supplementary to Medicine was an independent statutory state registration body covering seven boards - chiropodists, dietitians, medical laboratory scientific officers, occupational therapists, orthoptists, physiotherapists and radiographers. The Council supported the three main functions of the boards, that of registration, discipline and approving courses and institutions for state registrations purposes.

Conditions Governing Access

Open to access

Related Material

Related material held at the RCOG may be found at the following references:

RCOG/A7/5/3 Papers relating to UPIGO and Union Nationale des Médecins Spécialistes (UEMS)

RCOG/A4/21/192 UPIGO/Union Nationale des Médecins Spécialistes (UEMS)- correspondence and papers

RCOG/A4/26/19 Europe: UPIGO/Union Nationale des Médecins Spécialistes (UEMS) file