Summary Osteopathic Manual Practitioner near Grand Falls-Windsor (NL)
National Occupational Classification update
We have updated this page to reflect the transition to the 2021 version of the National Occupational Classification (NOC). This means that the occupation "osteopathic manual practitioner" was moved from the group Practitioners of natural healing (NOC 3232) to the group Other practitioners of natural healing (NOC 32209).
Find key facts and figures about working as an osteopathic manual practitioner. The following information is applicable to all Other practitioners of natural healing (NOC 32209).
Note that some information in this job profile is based on the 2016 version of the NOC.
Practitioners of natural healing provide health care to patients using various forms of treatment including herbology, reflexology or relaxation techniques to promote, maintain and restore the holistic health of patients. They usually work in private practice, including group or team practices, or are employed by clinics, health clubs and spas.
College or apprenticeship
This occupation usually requires a college diploma (community college, institute of technology or CÉGEP), an apprenticeship training of 2 or more years, or experience working in a supervisory occupation.
Median wage in Newfoundland and Labrador
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- Diagnose the diseases, physiological disorders and injuries of patients and treat them
- Advise patients on the use of herbs for the treatment of conditions
- Diagnose illnesses and treat them by administering, in chemical or herbal form, a small dosage of the illness itself
- Manipulate or apply pressure to various parts of the body, hands and feet
- Provide other alternative forms of health care to patients
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