Specialists in the area of physical therapy are related to the field of health and physical activity. They are trained to work in institutions that promote and develop the welfare of a person’s physical condition at the different stages of human development, and in prevention and rehabilitation of physical activity and health.
Technical Title: Physiotherapy Technician
PHYSICAL TRAINING TECHNICIAN
This professional will work across public and private institutions that promote the development of health and welfare of a people’s physical conditions and sports in its various forms. They can serve in institutions such as: Educational institutions, sport clubs, sports associations and federations, municipal and community organizations, gyms, rehabilitation centers, elderly institutions, specialized medical centers, spas and productive and services enterprises.
Technical Title: Physical Training Technician.
This professional can work in the public health system (primary, secondary and tertiary) in public clinics and hospitals; they can also find jobs in the private health system in private clinics, medical centers, rehabilitation centers, sampling collection units, nursing homes, community centers, foundations, schools, workers hospitals and hospitals for armed forces and policemen. They are dedicated to working in prevention, promotion, maintenance and restoration of health in the different levels of care under supervision of a professional in the field. They can also be employed in technical and administrative activities related to health as well as working independently.
Technical Title: Nurse Technician.
MEDICAL LABORATORY AND BLOOD BANK TECHNICIAN
This professional can work in the public health system (primary, secondary and tertiary) in public clinics and hospitals; they can also find jobs in the private health system in private clinics, medical centers, clinical laboratories, research and cytodiagnostics laboratories, units of sampling collection, workers hospitals and hospitals for armed forces and policemen.
They can assists in the execution of techniques including clinical chemistry, hematology, bacteriology, histology and parasitology, as well as in blood bank procedures under the supervision of a professional in the field. They can also perform specific administrative technical activities.
Technical Title: Medical Laboratory and Blood Bank Technician
RADIODIAGNOSIS AND RADIOTHERAPY TECHNICIAN
This professional will work in both public health systems (primary and secondary care), and private: clinical, medical centers, radiological sections, in workers hospitals and hospitals for armed forces and policemen. They can assists in the execution of tests, procedures and treatments in the area of imaging, under the supervision of a professional in the field, and perform specific administrative technical duties.
Technical Title: Radiodiagnosis and Radiotherapy Technician.
Dental Technicians serve as assistants to Dental Surgeons in the public and private areas. They can develop their careers in primary, secondary and tertiary levels of care, both urban and rural in the public health sector, as well as individual in dental clinics, dental medical centers and dental specialties centers in the private sector.
Technical Title: Dental Technician.
PHARMACY AND CHEMISTRY TECHNICIAN
This professional works within the pharmaceutical sector in the public health system (primary and secondary care) public clinics and hospitals; in the private health system they can work in private clinics, workers hospitals and hospitals for armed forces and policemen, in medical centers, pharmaceutical laboratories and vade mecum. They can also work as a clerk in private pharmacies chains and as supervisors in the production of pharmaceutical and natural products industry.
Technical Title: Pharmacy and Chemistry Technician.
NUTRITION AND DIETETICS TECHNICIAN
This professional works as an assistant to a nutritionist in the clinical area (offices, hospitals, clinics, workers hospitals and hospital for the armed forces and policemen, and medical centers), as well as in the collective area (educational institutions, restaurants, hotels and food services).
Technical Title: Nutrition and Dietetic Technician.