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Dress and Presentation

  • Be aware of and respect cultural differences in dress and presentation.
  • Ensure that your attire (clothes, accessories and any jewellery) is suitably professional and is appropriate to the environment. 
  • Adhere to the highest standards of personal hygiene.
  • Wear a name/identity badge at all times during your clinical practice.
  • Comply with all medical schools or clinical sites requirements, regarding suitable clothing for the appropriate setting.
  • Expose your face fully to patients and their families, teachers and colleagues in the (non-surgical) hospital, primary and community environment. This is in the interests of good communication and interaction.