Code of Medical Ethics: Inter-professional relationships
Find out how physicians commit themselves to high standards of ethics in their relationships with fellow health professionals.
Code of Medical Ethics: Genetics & reproductive medicine
Genetic testing can provide valuable information to support informed decision making about personal health care options as well as reproductive choices.
Code of Medical Ethics: Financing and delivery of health care
Financing health care can be a tricky issue. Find out how to ethically balance patients’ interests with the interests of payers and health care institutions.
Code of Medical Ethics: Consent, communication & decision making
Help your patients make well-considered decisions about their care and treatment by reading up on medical ethics of consent.
Code of Medical Ethics: Caring for patients at the end of life
Find out how advance care planning can give patients peace of mind knowing that their physicians understand their wishes for care at the end of life.
Mergers of Secular & Religiously Affiliated Health Care Institutions
Consolidation can be a source of tension for the physicians and other health care professionals who are employed by or affiliated with the consolidated health care entity.
Expanded Access to Investigational Therapies
Physicians should become familiar with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s “expanded access” program so as to supply answers to patients who are seeking access to investigational therapy.
Code of Medical Ethics CME
The AMA Code of Medical Ethics' interactive CME modules offer concrete advice on how physicians should interact with patients and address critical decisions within their practice.