What Percentage of Medical Boards Would Look Into Certain Online Actions by Physicians?
- credential falsification (77%)
- Signs of intoxication (73)
- Breech of patient confidentiality (65%)
- Inappropriate or derogatory speech directed at patients (46%)
*Source: Annals of Internal Medicine, “Online Professionalism Investigations by State Medical Boards: First, Do No Harm”
Have you seen colleagues who you thought were guilty of the above behavior and got away with their actions?
What structure is in place at your facility to deal with inappropriate or unprofessional behavior?
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