New Standard of Practice
The unique nature of the relationship between patients and the people from whom they seek medical care is the foundation for both prohibiting sexual contact and sexualized interactions between a member and their patient and strictly limiting sexual contact and sexualized interactions with former patients and persons who are interdependent with a member’s patient.
Click HERE to view the Sexual Boundaries with Patients, Former Patients, and Interdependent Persons Standard Of Practice.
This Standard is effective March 31, 2021.
The Standard was previously released for consultation with the public, members, and stakeholders.