The German Medical Association is the joint association of the 17 State Chambers of Physicians, which are registered corporations under public law.
In order to practice medicine in Germany (as a medical assistant in specialty training or as a specialist) you will need to obtain a license to practice medicine (Approbation = full license, Berufserlaubnis = temporary license).
Information concerning medical education, medical training, and the general examination regulations.
Information concerning the German Federal Medical Code.
Requirements concerning German language proficiency (in German).
Thinking of working in Germany? Check the recognition status of your qualification.