This article offers learners a way to evaluate themselves as ethical healthcare professionals. The author discusses the components of ethical professionals, including courtesy, compassion, and common sense. Standards of professional conduct are discussed, and learners are asked to evaluate themselves against AMT’s Standards of Practice.
- Describe the history of ethical codes
- Discuss AMT's Standards of Practice
- Describe how to act in an ethical manner
Francine M. Oran, MA, BS, RMA (AMT), AHI (AMT), LRT, PBT (ASCP), CM