In the course of their professional work health care practitioners are required to subscribe to certain rules of conduct. To this end the Health Professional Council of South Africa has formulated a set of rules regarding professional conduct against which complaints of professional misconduct will be evaluated. These rules are reproduced in these booklets.
Booklet 1 – General Ethical Guidelines for the Health Care Professions
Booklet 2 – Ethical & Professional Rules of the Health Professions of SA
Booklet 5 – Confidentiality: Protecting and Providing Information
Booklet 9 – Guidlines on Keeping of Patient Records
Booklet 10 – Informed Consent
Booklet 11 – Confidentiality: Protecting and Providing Information