Code of Behavior

As a student in the Program you are now considered a member of the health care team. Your behavior and attitude reflect on the Medical Center, your co-workers, and the profession.

Therefore, the following rules should guide your behavior as a student and throughout your professional life. As professionals you will:

  • Maintain the highest degree of honesty and integrity

  • Accept responsibility for your work and the prompt reporting of results

  • Demonstrate respect for the rights of patients by keeping confidential all information concerning them

  • Comply with all health, fire, and safety regulations

  • Maintain a courteous relationship with patients, physicians, and staff

  • Assume responsibility for self-improvement through participation in continuing education programs and other learning activities

  • Comply with all regulations applying to employees in the work place