National Council of Certified Dementia
Code of Ethics for Certified Dementia
Practitioners® (CDP® )
||The CDP® provides
services to the health care profession
with respect and dignity to the
||The CDP® recognizes and respects
the Dementia Client individuality.
||The CDP® participates in ongoing
education and stays current with
regards to Dementia issues and
the National Council of Certified
Dementia Practitioners® Body of
||The CDP® maintains competence
in his chosen profession.
||The CDP® will report to the National
Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners
any acts by a Certified Dementia
Practitioner® that is illegal or
||The CDP® assumes absolute responsibility
for your own individual actions.
||The CDP® will stay current with
certifications with the National
Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners®.
||The CDP® insures the privacy of
the dementia client and applies
all HIPPA Regulations.
||The CDP® works to implement innovative
ideas to the health care setting
that may help a Dementia Client.
|| The CDP® works to insure that
quality of life is provided for
the Dementia Clients residing in
your health care setting.
||The CDP® networks with other health
care professionals, attends Dementia
/ Alzheimer’s Seminars, Conventions,
Support Groups and Ethics Committees.
||The CDP® respects the Dementia
Clients customs, religious beliefs,
||The CDP® is truthful and avoids
providing false or misleading Information.
||The CDP® will not use the National
Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners® on any brochure or advertising
without the express permission
of this organization and in no
way benefit directly or Indirectly
at the expense of the National
Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners.
||The CDP® understands that its
certification with the National
Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners® does not in any way confer upon
the CDP any type of licensure as
a health care provider.