Medical Board of Australia

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Medical Board of Australia
 

Codes, Guidelines and Policies

The Medical Board of Australia has developed codes and guidelines to guide the profession. These also help to clarify the Board's expectations on a range of issues. The Board has approved codes and guidelines on the following:

Policies

Document PDF Accessible format Date of effect
Social media policy PDF (62.2 KB) Web page From 17 March 2014

Codes and guidelines

Document PDF Accessible format Date of effect
Current version: Good medical practice: a code of conduct for doctors in Australia  PDF (138 KB)  Web page  From 17 March 2014 
Current version: Guidelines for advertising regulated health services  PDF (155 KB) Web page From 17 March 2014
Current version: Guidelines for mandatory notifications PDF (149 KB) Web page From 17 March 2014
Sexual boundaries: guidelines for doctors PDF (110 KB) 28 October 2011
Guidelines for technology based patient consultations

Information on inter-jurisdictional technology based patient consultations is available on the FAQ and Fact Sheets page.
PDF (74.5 KB)   16 January 2012

Registration

Document PDF Accessible format Document date
Medical registration - what does it mean? Who should be registered? PDF (1018 KB) 15 March 2012

Supervision

Document PDF Accessible format Document date
Guidelines for supervised practice for limited registration

These Guidelines apply to medical practitioners with limited registration. They also apply to international medical graduates with provisional registration from 1 July 2014.

The individual template forms for use by supervisors and IMGs with limited or provisional registration are available on the Forms page.
PDF (546KB) 1 May 2012

FAQ and Fact Sheets

For further information please refer to the FAQ and Fact Sheets page.

Retired versions

Document PDF Accessible format Date of effect
Retired version: Good medical practice: a code of conduct for doctors in Australia PDF (518 KB) To 16 March 2014
Retired version: Guidelines for advertising of regulated health services PDF (451 KB) To 16 March 2014
Retired version: Guidelines for mandatory notifications PDF (412 KB) To 16 March 2014

 
 
 
Page reviewed 20/06/2014