HIPPA

  1. 0 recently a co-worker was fired at a Michigan hospital for a HIPPA violation. Will she lose her license or any ramifications with the board of nursing?
  2. Visit  ciskate profile page

    About ciskate

    Joined Oct '09; Posts: 4.

    4 Comments so far...

  3. Visit  klone profile page
    0
    It's HIPAA.

    As far as your question, I don't know, sorry. I don't think, though, that HIPAA violations would fall under the purview of the BON.
    Last edit by klone on Apr 19, '10
  4. Visit  Meriwhen profile page
    0
    Only the Michigan BON can answer that question. Good luck to her.
  5. Visit  classicdame profile page
    0
    the BON will take care of the license question. She may loose her job in the meanwhile if employer decides she violated policy. Also, there could be civil and criminal charges if patient sues. The other option is that she worries a lot and nothing much happens. I hope the best for her.
  6. Visit  RNKel profile page
    0
    Yes, it's possible. She may not lose her license, she could end up on probation, under suspension, get disciplined, etc. Only the BON can decide. It DOES fall under the NPA.


Nursing Jobs in every specialty and state. Visit today and find your dream job.

A Big Thank You To Our Sponsors
Top
close
close