Nurse Posts About a Patient on Facebook ... Duty to Report? - page 6
Question for you all: If a nurse posts a Facebook status about their patient, blatantly mocking the reason for their admission (i.e., an embarrassing reason), most people would agree this is a... Read More
0Aug 21, '14 by studentnursemon86I often have fun work stories. My friends get a kick out of some of them.
I always make a point to never mention any names or any information about the patient other than the silly thing they said or he gross thing I saw.
One story happened that got news exposure. They know I was there that night. Unfortunately, the whole city (and probably nationally) knows all about that because it was heavily covered.
I am pretty sure I haven't violated any HIPAA laws. And I never post on social media, nor do I have it listed there where I work.