Sexual behaviour and your duty to report colleagues

Endnotes

1

General Medical Council (2013) Good medical practice London, GMC.

2

Anyone a doctor works with, whether or not they are also doctors.

3

You must also follow our guidance on raising and acting on concerns about patient safety. General Medical Council (2012) Raising and acting on concerns about patient safety London, GMC.

4

You must also follow our guidance on confidentiality (paragraphs 63 - 70 on disclosures for the protection of patients and others). General Medical Council (2017) Confidentiality: good practice in handling patient information London, GMC.

5

See paragraph 14 of Confidentiality guidance for examples of when this might not be the case.