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Should healthcare professionals have romantic relationships with patients?
 

Should healthcare professionals have romantic relationships with patients?

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Being required to interact, and sometimes, to come into contact with their patients, there is always a possibility, albeit a small one, that healthcare professionals could end up getting involved with them.
 
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11 Dec 2016 - General
 
Interesting how in the UK they have social media presence training. There was a topic on this during our annual convention but unfortunately I was not able to attend it. Yes I agree that doctors should not have intimate relationships with their patie...
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This is an interesting topic for all healthcare professionals. We can't deny the fact that love is something or anything that can happen with out our control. However, in my opinion when the patient is inside your institutions premises, we should...
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I have come across this issue in a question on an ethics paper. The question was if a doctor can date a patient who he has treated. The right hing to do is to stop the doctor patient relationship, wait for a while and then engage in a romantic relati...
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This seem to be very interesting in every healthcare professional. We can never blame them not to avoid to fall for someone most especially in the same field and workplace. As HCPs we are responsible to maintain professionalism and trust within the h...
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This question/topic seems to come out from the pages of the textbook. Personally, I feel that physicians should not have romantic relationship with the patients/relatives. This is because it would impact the care of the patient. Having a relationship...
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I agree that health care professionals should not engage in any romantic relationships with their patients or their families. Although I know of a doctor who married the sibling of his previous patient. The patient was under his care for a few days b...
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There is a very strict ethical code for doctor patient relationship around the globe. Romantic relationships between patients and their health professionals are not forbidden although it is not recommended. If a patient and HCP are about to go dating...
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