Guide to Professional Conduct and Ethics for Registered Medical Practitioners

Ethical Guide 09

Guide to Professional Conduct and Ethics for Registered Medical Practitioners.pdf

In this edition of the Guide, the Medical Council has sought to clarify a number of areas including consent, end of life care, confidentiality, provision of information to the public and referral of patients.

Correspondence from the President, Professor Freddie Wood to medical practitioners relating to an update of Paragraph 21 in January 2014

Relationships between doctors and industry

Relationships between doctors and industry, frequently asked questions.pdf

A list of frequently asked questions clarifying the Council’s ethical guidance on doctors’ interactions with pharmaceutical and medical device companies. 

Ethical Guide Video

A Video Introduction to the Guide to Professional Conduct and Ethics for Registered Medical Practitioners

Dr Deidre Madden, Chair of the Ethics Working Group, introduces a section by section overview of the Guide.

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An Introduction to the Guide for Professional Conduct and Ethics for Registered Medical Practitioners.pdf

This guide assists doctors in maintaining the highest possible standards of professional conduct and ethics and is also important for patients so they are aware of level of professional standards they should expect from their doctor.

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A Video Guide to Section C of the Ethical Guide: Medical Records and Confidentiality

Dr Deidre Madden, Chair of the Ethics Working Group, speaks about Section C of the Guide.

Ethical Guide 09

Treoir Maidir le hIompar agus Eitic Ghairmiúil do Liachleachtóirí Cláraithe.pdf

In eagrán na Treorach seo, rinne Comhairle na nDochtúirí Leighis iarracht roinnt réimsí sainiúla a shoiléiriú, lena n-áirítear aontú, rúndacht, cúram do dheireadgh an tsaoil, soláthar faisnéise do phobal agus atreorú na n-othar.