Chinese Medicine Board of Australia
Chinese Medicine Board of Australia
 

Guidelines for safe practice of Chinese herbal medicine

New Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice explain the Chinese Medicine Board’s expectations of Chinese medicine practitioners to provide safe Chinese herbal medicine services. They address a policy gap by providing clear guidance for practitioners to make sure there is clarity and transparency about the expectations of practitioners providing Chinese herbal medicine services.

The guidelines assist Chinese medicine practitioners to practise Chinese herbal medicine safely and support the Board’s effort to facilitate public access to safe health services.

Guidelines

Document name PDF Accessible format Date of effect
Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice PDF 
(379KB)
Word version 
(3.60 MB,DOC)
12 November 2017

Related resources

Document name PDF Accessible format Document date
Consultation report - Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice PDF 
(326KB)
Word version 
(406KB,DOCX)
16 November 2015
Quick reference guide - Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice PDF 
(59.9KB)
Word version 
(71.1KB,DOCX)
22 August 2016
User guide - Nomenclature compendium for Chinese herbal medicine PDF 
(705KB)
Word version 
(1.15MB,DOCX)
16 November 2015
Nomenclature compendium of commonly used Chinese herbal medicines

Any alterations made to this compendium after downloading will invalidate it

Feedback on the compendium is welcome. To provide feedback on the compendium please email cmbaupdate@ahpra.gov.au
  Excel version 
(132KB,XLSX) 
18 July 2016
FAQ - Guidelines for safe practice of Chinese herbal medicine   Web page 16 November 2015

Chinese translation

Document name PDF Document date
Quick reference guide - Guidelines for safe Chinese herbal medicine practice PDF (540KB) 22 August 2016
 
 
 
Page reviewed 22/08/2016