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Ethics in Chiropractic

Dr. Charles Annunziata DC, CFMP

Credit Hours: 2



Ethics in Chiropractic reviews the most up-to-date code of professional ethics in the Chiropractic profession and provides Chiropractors with the knowledge of the Chiropractic Code of Ethics. This 2 hour course will cover the following:

  • What is Ethics and why is it important in the healthcare setting?
  • Ethics in Chiropractic: recent statistics of disciplinary actions against Chiropractors.
  • Chiropractic internal workshops on improving ethics in the Chiropractic profession.
  • What defines “unethical conduct”?
  • The American Chiropractic Association mission to elevate healthcare through a “Code of Ethics”.
  • The 15 ACA Code of Ethics defined.
  • The International Chiropractic Association’s Code of Professional Ethics
  • Duties, obligations, and responsibilities of the Doctor of Chiropractic to their patients, to the public, and to the profession.
  • Chiropractic Informed Consent

This course is approved to satisfy risk management requirements for each state.

Approved In The Following States

  • PACE
  • Life
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Georgia
  • Minnesota
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • South Carolina

PACE Approved States

  • Alaska
  • District of Columbia
  • Idaho
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oregon
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • Wyoming

Life Approved States

  • Delaware
  • Illinois