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Florida PT Sexual Misconduct
The PT-patient relationship is founded on mutual trust. Sexual misconduct in the practice of physical therapy means violation of the PT-patient relationship through which the PT uses that relationship to induce or attempt to induce the patient to engage, or to engage or attempt to engage the patient, in sexual activity outside the scope of practice or the scope of generally accepted examination or treatment of the patient. Sexual misconduct in the practice of physical therapy is prohibited.
Fla. Stat. § 486.123
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