Guide to Good Medical Practice – USA is a tool that has been developed to describe desirable characteristics of competent physicians licensed to practice medicine in the United States. It has been developed to provide guidance for physicians and those who educate and regulate them. Individuals from approximately 60 organizations have contributed to writing, reviewing, and editing its content.
It is a living document, meaning that it will evolve and change as input and feedback is received and as medical practice changes. It is written for physicians, but will also assist members of the public in understanding what they may expect of physicians.
Comments and feedback from diverse perspectives will be critical to the document’s continued development and utility to those with a vested interest in assuring physicians are competent. Anyone may review and provide feedback on the Guide to Good Medical Practice – USA using the registration and login shown to the right .
• To download the PDF version of GMP-USA, click here.