Understand Importance of Consent

Be polite, considerate, trustworthy and honest, act with integrity, maintain confidentiality, respect patients’ dignity and privacy, and understand the importance of appropriate consent.


Scottish Doctor 3:


3.5 Learning outcomes for communication
3.9 Learning outcomes for attitudes, ethical understanding and legal responsibilities


Foundation Programme:



           1.1 Behaviour in the workplace

Relationship and communication with patients (UK FP 2012)

           2.1 Treats the patient as the centre of care within a consultation
           2.5 Consent



General Medical Practice: