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Ethics for the Physical Therapy Professional
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sets forth ethical principles for the physical therapy profession
code of ethics
how many principles for the code of ethics (PT)?
what are the core values of PT?
1. Accountability 2. Altruism 3. Compassion/Caring 4. Excellence 5. Integrity 6. Professional Duty 7. Social Responsibility
is active acceptance of the responsibility for the diverse roles, obligations, and actions of the physical therapist including self-regulation and other behaviors that positively influence patient/client outcomes, the profession and the health needs of society.
is the primary regard for or devotion to the interest of patients/clients, thus assuming the fiduciary responsibility of placing the needs of the patient/client ahead of the physical therapist's self interest.
is the desire to identify with or sense something of another's experience; a precursor of caring.
is the concern, empathy, and consideration for the needs and values of others.
is physical therapy practice that consistently uses current knowledge and theory while understanding personal limits, integrates judgment and the patient/client perspective, embraces advancement, challenges mediocrity, and works toward development of new knowledge.
is the possession of and steadfast adherence to high ethical principles or professional standards.
is the commitment to meeting one's obligations to provide effective physical therapy services to individual patients/clients, to serve the profession, and to positively influence the health of society.
is the promotion of a mutual trust between the profession and the larger public that necessitates responding to societal needs for health and wellness.
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