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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.3301

Title: Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of acupuncture, a Chinese system of health care and healing based on the use of pulse diagnosis, acupuncture point selection, and needle insertion, as well as herbs and other Asian treatment modalities. Includes instruction in basic Western medical sciences, Asian philosophy, Chinese medical anatomy and physiology, Chinese herbs, diagnostic techniques, patient observation and communication, acupuncture points and point selection, acupuncture techniques, acupuncture treatment of disease, pain management, practice management, and professional standards and ethics.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
CIP 2010 CIP 2020
Code Title Action Code Title
51.3301 Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. No substantive changes 51.3301 Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.
Illustrative Examples
  • [Acupuncture]
  • [Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine]
  • [Oriental Medicine]