ExpiresDecember 31, 2024
CME Provider: American Medical Association
Description of CME Course
This Code of Medical Ethics module explores why romantic and sexual interactions between physicians and patients or key third parties undermine trust in the patient physician relationship. As part of the Boundaries for Physicians series, this module further explores why relationships between trainees and supervisors are problematic. Case studies are used to demonstrate how to navigate this range of challenging scenarios.
1. This activity is accredited by the American Medical Association.
2. This activity is free to AMA members.
ABMS Member Board Approvals by Type
ABMS Lifelong Learning CME Activity
Allergy and Immunology
Colon and Rectal Surgery
Medical Genetics and Genomics
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Psychiatry and Neurology
NOTE: If a Member Board has not deemed this activity for MOC approval as an accredited CME activity, this activity may count toward an ABMS Member Board’s general CME requirement. Please refer directly to your Member Board’s MOC Part II Lifelong Learning and Self-Assessment Program Requirements.
1. Explain why it is required to maintain sexual and romantic boundaries
2. Identify situations in which physicians might breach boundaries
3. State how physicians can avoid sexual and romantic boundary violations
Medical Knowledge, Professionalism
CME Credit Type
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit