Physician Assistant Professional Oath
I pledge to perform the following duties with honesty and dedication:
I will hold as my primary responsibility the health, safety, welfare and dignity of all human beings.
I will uphold the tenets of patient autonomy, beneficence,
nonmaleficence and justice.
I will recognize and promote the value of diversity.
I will treat equally all persons who seek my care.
I will hold in confidence the information shared in the course
of practicing medicine.
I will assess my personal capabilities and limitations,
striving always to improve my medical practice.
I will actively seek to expand my knowledge and skills, keeping
abreast of advances in medicine.
I will work with other members of the health care team to
provide compassionate and effective care of patients.
I will use my knowledge and experience to contribute to
an improved community.
I will respect my professional relationship with the physician.
I will share and expand knowledge within the profession.
These duties are pledged with sincerity and upon my honor.