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Ask the expert: What should I consider when answering PIF questions regarding professionalism competency?

Residency Program Insider, February 16, 2010

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When developing PIF answers about professionalism, ask yourself the following questions

  • Does your program or institution have written policies on professionalism or professional conduct, dress code, and research ethics and integrity?
  • Does your program use patient-centered rounds?
  • How are residents taught the skill of developing medical knowledge while maintaining the confidentiality of the patient and family?
  • How does the program address breaches of professionalism?


Today’s question and answer are from Program Information Form Made Simple, by Jeri L. Whitten, C-TAGME.



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