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medical ethics

Each of the Board's licensee's is required to meet certain ethical standards of practice as determined by professional associations or accrediting bodies. These pages will help provide access to those various statements of ethical guidelines and many serve to explore more particular ethical conundrums.

American Medical Association

American Osteopathic Association

American Podiatric Medicine Association

American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA)

American Academy of Physicians Assistants (AAPA)

International Guild of Hair Removal Specialists, Inc. (IGHRS), (formerly known as International Guild of Professional Electrologists (IGPE) Code of Ethics)

National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (NCCAOM)




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