The purpose for this Ethics Policy is to support the culture of openness, trust, and integrity in all Global Wellness Clinic, P.C. management, and business practices. A well-understood ethics policy requires the participation and support of every GWC employee.
We are committed to the responsible use of GWC assets, to provide accurate, complete and objective information, to respect the confidentially of financial and other information, to act in good faith and exercise due care in all we do, to comply with all the rules and regulations and to proactively promote ethical behavior.
The Global Wellness Clinic, P.C.'s Codes of Ethics is built on GWC values. As such, we acknowledge our individual responsibility to ensure our success by practicing and promoting the following values. These values reflect a shared view of how we want to operate and be seen by others.
What is Global Wellness Clinic, P.C.?
A Chiropractic health model/system made up of a synergistic team where as the whole is greater than the sum of it's parts.
Whole = An environment and experience that allows all "parts" the ultimate potential for spiritual, financial, emotional and physical wellbeing. Parts = Include the staff, doctor, community, families, PATIENTS, and even 3rd party payers.
"To help as many people benefit from and understand chiropractic to a level that they refer their family and friends to benefit from chiropractic."
We pursue our mission with honor, fairness, and respect for the individual, ever mindful that there is no "right way" to do the "wrong thing." We uphold the values of GWC in every action and decision. We are committed to act in good faith, to comply with the rule of the law and GWC polices and regulations.
We are dedicated to a single purpose, fueled by caring thoughts and actions. We serve responsibly as members of the community in which we live and work. Our intent for our employees is to represent our community, so we can maximize the relationship between our Patients and GWC.
At GWC, we remain dedicated to Patients and their overall health. We hold ourselves to the same standards of excellence that make GWC a great company. We are committed to discovery and continuous improvement in developing and implementing our patient care, products, and services.
We believe that striving to be the best in our work, our relationships, our ideas, and our services is the greatest demonstration of our pledge to Patient satisfaction. We are determined to do the best at what matters most. Our success depends on our employees' ability to deliver the consistent level of excellence expected by all who rely on us.
We value our GWC employees and Patients and treat them with respect as individuals. We operate in a climate of openness and trust in which each of us fully grants others respect and cooperation.
In an effort to support our mission, we are willing to take potential risks. We strive to be proactive, innovated, and creative in all we do.
Code of Ethics
The summary code of ethics includes the following provisions:
" Global Wellness Clinic, P.C. employees must:
Be honest and ethical in their conduct, including ethical handling of actual or apparent conflicts of interest between personal and professional relationships.
Comply with applicable government laws, rules, and regulations.
Maintain the confidentially of information entrusted to them by the GWC or its patients except when authorized or otherwise legally obligated to disclose.
Deal fairly with GWC Patients, suppliers, competitors, and employees.
Provide constituents with information that is accurate, completely objective, relevant, timely, and understandable.
Proactively promote ethical behavior as a responsible partner among peers in the work environment.
Protect and ensure the proper use of company assets.
Prohibit improper or fraudulent influences over the External Auditor.
GWC is committed to provide a work environment that values the Patients mind, body, and spirit to empower the patient to achieve optimal wellness.
Conflict of Interest
The underlying principle of "conflict of interest" is that employees should avoid any activity, investment, or interest that might reflect unfavorably on the reputation of Global Wellness Clinic, P.C.
As representatives of Global Wellness Clinic, P.C., employees are obligated to place the interest of GWC, in any transaction involving GWC, ahead of any personal interest or personal gain, and to disclose all facts in any situation where potential conflict of interest may arise.
Employees are expected to seek clarification and discuss any questions about potential conflict of interest with their supervisor.
Company Property and Information
Employees are expected to protect and maintain confidentiality regarding GWC's property including cash, equipment, records, and employee and Patient information.