Good medical practice 2024

We’ve published an updated version of Good medical practice, the professional standards for all doctors in the UK.

The standards have a stronger focus on behaviours and values which create respectful, fair and supportive workplaces. 

The current version of Good medical practice will continue to apply to doctors on the medical register until the updated version comes into effect on 30 January 2024.

Get to know Good medical practice 2024

How the updated standards are structured

The four domains in Good medical practice are all equally important in describing what makes a good medical professional.


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