The Oath of Chinese Medicine Practitioners
Having chosen Chinese herbal medicine to be my profession.
I hereby solemnly swear that I will honor my mentors and appreciate their contributions.
I will see all Chinese medicine practitioners and my colleagues with comity.
I will protect my patients’ confidentiality.
I will do my utmost to help people, respect lives and humanity.
I promise sincerely that I will treat my patients regardless of their social status, wealth, age or their relationship with me. I will treat them like family.
I will prioritize my patients’ heath regardless of their religion, nationality, politics or social status.
I will try my best to improve human lives and never use my knowledge of Chinese medicine against humanity.
I will be cautious of my words with no tolerance of gossips or hurtful actions, bragging or seeking fame.
I will practicemy profession with good conscience, dignity, professional ethics and tomaintain the highest professional and ethical standards for the profession.
Upon my beliefsstated above, I hereby solemnly and voluntarily pledge my oath.