PMA CODE OF ETHICS: RELATIONSHIP OF MEDICAL PRACTITIONERS WITH THE HEALTH INDUSTRIES
In a meeting with PMA President Oscar D. Tinio, MD on January 29, 2012 held at the Bayanihan Hall, Pasig City, the officers of the Regions of Rizal, Manila, Central Tagalog, and Manila brought up the ethical issue on the relationship of medical practitioners with the health industries. Through the discussion the PMA Vice-President Mardave S. Martinez, MD, the Chair of the PMA Computerization Program, said that the PMA Code of Ethics contains an article on such relationship. The officers have been advised to log in to the PMA Website and download the revised Code of Ethics of the Medical Profession. Read Article VI.
The officers’ meeting occurred during the PMA CME Regional Assembly for the four NCR Regions, hosted by the Region of Rizal.
Please click on CODE OF ETHICS OF THE MEDICAL PROFESSION, below right.
(Posted 30 January, 2012 by Mardave S. Martinez MD)