Information for the Visiting Medical Students
Ethics and ConfidentialityStudents will be required to see patients independently. Patients have a right to confidentiality; please ensure personal patient information is not discussed outside the practice. Although most patients are pleased to support student learning, the student must respect their wishes if they decline to be interviewed or examined by a student It is essential to treat all patients and staff with courtesy and respect; they are generally going out of their way to provide a valuable learning experience for you.
You are neatly attired:Strictly NO Jeans / Trainers Smart Professional dress code will be strictly adhered
Note:You will be required to sign your confidentiality agreement before commencing the rotation.
Maintain a log book of patients you see and activities that you are doing during your rotations and get it signed by the tutors.
Please download and bring the signed confidentiality document upon arrival.