Intensive Course in Medical Ethics, Boundaries and Professionalism
February 27 - February 28
This Intensive Course in Medical Ethics, Boundaries and Professionalism is designed for physicians, PAs, NPs and dentists who wish or need to pursue focused study in areas of applied ethics, including confidentiality, beneficence, respect for patient autonomy, truth telling, boundary maintenance, and practice management/billing practices.
On the agenda:
- Conflict of Interest, Professionalism and the Fiduciary Relationship
- Autonomy vs Beneficence
- Sexual Boundaries
- MCQ Review
- Health Care Fraud: Ethical and Legal Boundaries Encompassing the Financial Aspects of Practice
- Ethics of Self Care
- Prescribing Controlled Drugs: Slippery Boundary Slope (Role Play)
- Risk Management
- Informed Consent
- Lunch Session: Confidentiality
Format: Lectures, a personal case-based reflective essay, simulations with standardized patients, a pre and post-test, and case studies discussions.