Pain Medicine Code of Ethical Conduct

Your pain medicine team is committed to the following standards of practice:

  • Care is provided in a competent, compassionate and respectful manner.
  • Honest communication between patients, family members and team members is critical to effective care.
  • The rights of each patient are protected and team members will safeguard patient information within the constraints of the law.
  • Each member of the Pain Medicine Team shall engage in continual education and learning to provide patients with the most advanced and up-to-date care.
  • Our team members shall participate in activities contributing to the improvement of the community and public health.
  • The best possible care for each patient is of critical importance.
  • Access to appropriate care for pain should be timely and effective.