NYMC

New York Medical College
Administration Building
40 Sunshine Cottage Road
Valhalla, New York 10595
Phone: 914-594-4000

 

Hippocratic Oath

 

 

I do solemnly swear, by whatever I hold most sacred, that I will be loyal to the profession of medicine and just and generous to its members.

 

That I will lead my life and practice my Art in uprightness and honor.

 

That into whatsoever home I shall enter it shall be for the good of the sick and the well to the utmost of my power and that I will hold myself aloof from wrong and from corruption and from the tempting of others to vice.

 

That I will exercise my Art, solely for the cure of my patients and the prevention of disease and will give no drugs and perform no operation for a criminal purpose and far less suggest such a thing.

 

That whatsoever I shall see or hear of the lives of men and women which is not fitting to be spoke, I will keep inviolably secret.

 

These things I do promise and in proportion as I am faithful to this oath, may happiness and good repute be ever mine, the opposite if I shall be foresworn.

 

 

 

 

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Updated: February 11, 2011