A key feature of the medical profession is the primacy of patient care. Public trust and confidence in the medical profession is essential for ensuring people access medical care. Conflicts of interest in medicine have the potential to undermine public trust and confidence in the profession if not managed appropriately.
The AMA Guidelines for Doctors on Managing Conflicts of Interest in Medicine 2018 serve to assist you to appropriately identify and manage actual and potential conflicts of interest in the practice of Medicine.
Type 1 hour Online Learning
Accreditation ACRRM 1 PDP RACGP 2 QI&CPD points
Develop a broad understanding of the AMA Guidelines for Doctors on Managing Conflicts of Interest in Medicine 2018
Name the principles that underpin the guidelines
Engage in ethical practices when managing conflicts of interest in Medicine
Managing Conflicts of Interest
Focus Primacy of patient care, public trust, confidence, manage and resolve conflicts of interest, ethical practices, disclosing relevant interests to patients, non-pecuniary interest, professional judgments, integrity, objectivity, transparency, accountability, honesty
Medical Audience GP, GP Registrar, Specialist, Doctors in Training (DIT), Junior Doctor, Medical Student, International Medical Graduate, Overseas Trained Doctor
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