Thursday, January 29, 2015

BRIEFING ON “THE ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONAL BILL” AND THE “ALLIED HEALTH PROFESSIONS INFORMATION SYSTEM (AHPiS)”.

The Malaysian Institute of Medical Laboratory Sciences (MIMLS) is the professional association for the medical laboratory practitioners in Malaysia. MIMLS has been given the task by the Allied Health Science Division (BSKB) of the Ministry of Health to disseminate this very important information. The Allied Health Professional Bill is at it’s final phase before it becomes an act that will affect 23 professions including the Medical Laboratory Technologists/Scientists.

MIMLS shall be conducting a series of briefings to enlighten our members concerning the Allied Health Professionals Act (AHP). Non-members are also invited to attend this briefing as it will affect all medical lab professionals.

All Allied Health Professionals (AHP) shall be required to register in order to practice and the penalty of practicing without registering as an AHP and without obtaining the Annual Practicing Certificate is VERY SEVERE and should not be taken lightly. 
It is imperative that the medical lab professionals and their employers be made aware of this impending act, it's effect and consequence of practising without registration.

The briefing shall be done in collaboration with the Allied Health Division (BSKB) of the Ministry of Health. A hands-on guidance of the on-line registration using the Allied Health Professionals information System (AHPiS) will also be conducted by BSKB.
The participants will be required to disseminate to all lab professionals and colleagues (members and non-members alike) in their respective medical laboratory institution on the registration of Allied Health Professionals by using AHPiS.
 The briefing shall be held as follows:

Date        :          14th February 2015 (Saturday)
Time       :          10.00 am -1.00 pm
Venue    :           Kolej Teknologi Makmal Perubatan
                          Institut Penyelidikan Perubatan
                          Jalan Pahang
                          50588 Kuala Lumpur.

Please confirm your participation by filling the reply form attached and return it to the e-mail address below or faxed to the following fax number.

E mail address          :             mimlsmalaysia@yahoo.com.my

Fax to                                    Badarul Zaman bin Abdul Aziz
d/a Bahagian Sains Kesihatan Bersekutu
Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia
Bangunan Utama Chancery Place
Jalan Diplomatik 2, Presint Diplomatik
Presint 15, 62050 Putrajaya
                                                Fax No:- 03-88901060

There are limited places, so please return the reply form before 7th February 2015.
Forms received after the above said date will not be processed unless there is still vacancy. Click Reply Form _AHPiS Briefing

Please bring your personal laptop and wifi/broadband dongle for internet access.

If you have any enquiries about the briefing or before you are faxing the form please contact:-
Mr.Badarul Zaman
Tel No: 03-8901011 ext 162.

Thank You.

Badarul Zaman bin Abdul Aziz
MIMLS President Elect
c/o Cawangan Perkembangan Profesion
Bahagian Sains Kesihatan Bersekutu
Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia