About JMAJMA Code of Principles


The Japan Medical Association (JMA) aims to achieve a society where human dignity is valued on the foundation of high ethical standards and a sense of purpose.

  1. The JMA will support a healthy, civilized, and bright life for every person in Japan for a lifetime.
  2. The JMA, together with the people of Japan, will build a safe and secure healthcare provision system.
  3. The JMA will contribute to developing and improving the quality of medicine and healthcare.
  4. The JMA will protect the universal insurance system that is based on public solidarity and support.

We hereby promise to faithfully perform the above.

Adopted by the 129th Regular General Assembly of
the JMA House of Delegates in June 2013