Osteopathy Board of Australia
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Past Consultations

Where there are consultations which have closed, they will be shown below along with the individual submissions that were received and considered.

Where there are consultations which are open for input, they will be shown under Current Consultations.


Public consultation on draft Guidelines for the regulatory management of registered health practitioners and students infected with blood-borne viruses

National Boards released for public consultation draft guidelines on the regulatory management of registered health practitioners and students infected with blood-borne viruses.

Released: 24 July 2014 
Closed: 26 September 2014

Submissions received will be available on the Past Consultations page of the AHPRA website.


Public consultation on a review of the Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines

The Osteopathy Board of Australia undertook public consultation on a review of the above guidelines. 

Released: 7 July 2014
Closed: 29 August 2014

Submissions received


Public consultation on a review of the following registration standards:

  • Professional Indemnity Insurance (PII) arrangements registration standard
  • Continuing Professional Development (CPD) registration standard
  • Recency of practice registration standard
  • The Osteopathy Board of Australia is undertaking public consultation on a review of the above registration standards.

Released: 28 April 2014
Closed: 30 June 2014

Submissions received


Public consultation on a review of the English language skills and Criminal history registration standards

Released: 25 October 2013
Closed: 23 December 2013 

Submissions received will be available on the Past Consultations page of the AHPRA website.


International criminal history checks - further public consultation

All National Boards have undertaken further public consultation on a proposal to refine international criminal history checks.

Released: 2 October 2013
Closed: 31 October 2013

Submissions received will be available on the Past Consultations page of the AHPRA website.


Second round Framework: pathways for registration of overseas-trained osteopaths

Released: 12 July 2013
Closed: 9 August 2013

The Osteopathy Board of Australia released a public consultation paper to seek further feedback on the proposed Framework: pathways for registration of overseas-trained osteopaths.

Submissions received


Cross-Board consultation on common guidelines and shared Code of conduct

Released: 4 April 2013
Closed: 30 May 2013
  

The consultation paper included:

  • revisions to the Guidelines for advertising (common to all National Boards)
  • a Social media policy (common to all National Boards), and
  • revisions to the Guidelines for mandatory notifications (common to all National Boards).

Submissions received will be available on the Past Consultations page of the AHPRA website.


Draft Framework: Pathways for registration of overseas-trained Osteopaths

Released: 31 January 2013
Closed: 8 March 2013

The Osteopathy Board of Australia invited submissions on the Draft Framework: Pathways for registration of overseas-trained Osteopaths.

Submission received


Draft Guidelines for Informed Consent

Released: 17 December 2012
Closed: 15 February 2013

The Osteopathy Board of Australia invited submissions on the Draft Informed consent: Guidelines for osteopaths.

Submissions received


Guidelines for Supervision of Osteopaths

Released: 18 December 2012
Closed: 15 February 2013

The Osteopathy Board of Australia (the Board) released a paper for public consultation regarding 'Guidelines for Supervision of Osteopaths.'

The Board also requested feedback on the following documents:

Submissions received


Draft Sexual and Professional Boundaries Guidelines

Released: 19 December 2012
Closed: 15 February 2013

The Osteopathy Board of Australia invited submissions on Draft Sexual and Professional Boundaries Guidelines.

Submissions received

Submission received regarding Guidelines for Informed Consent, Guidelines for Supervision of Osteopaths and Sexual and Professional Boundaries Guidelines


Consultation paper on review of accreditation arrangements for the first ten professions to enter the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme

Released: 20 September 2012
Closed: 2 November 2012

Submissions received


Consultation paper on international criminal history checks

Released: 25 June 2012
Closed: 17 August 2012

Submissions received can be found here.


Draft Guidelines for Clinical Records

Released: 30 November 2011
Closed:
3 February 2012

Submissions received


Definition of Practice

Released: 4 October 2011
Closed: 2 December 2011

The Osteopathy Board of Australia invited submissions on the definition of practice.


Proposed Guidelines for Infection Control

Released: 5 July 2011
Closed: 26 August 2011

The Osteopathy Board of Australia called for submissions of comment regarding guidelines for infection control.

Submissions received


Limited Registration in the Public Interest, Limited Registration for postgraduate training and supervised practice and Guidelines for supervised practice

Released: 13 July 2011
Closed: 26 August 2011

The Osteopathy Board of Australia called for submissions of comment regarding Limited Registration in the Public Interest, Limited Registration for postgraduate training and supervised practice, and Guidelines for supervised practice.

Submissions received


Continuing Professional Development July 2011

Released: 15 July 2011
Closed: 26 August 2011

The Osteopathy Board of Australia called for submissions of comment regarding Continuing Professional Development.

Submissions received


Proposed recognition of comparable qualifications and regulators

Released: 10 September 2010
Closed: 4 November 2010

Exemption from Web Content Accessibility Guidelines

Public submissions are available on this website for transparency on our consultations regarding important matters affecting osteopaths.


We publish submissions in their original format as made by the submitter. If you have difficulty accessing a submission, please contact AHPRA at webservices@ahpra.gov.au, and we will try to contact the submitter to provide an accessible version of their submission for your reference.


Please note that submitters are asked to provide their submissions to our public consultations in web accessible formats, and we guide them on how this can be achieved. We will update inaccessible submissions on this website when accessible format versions of files become available.

 
 
 
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