Medical privacy violator gets 1 year - page 2
by petunia2016 2,970 Views | 11 Comments
I posted this in the General Nursing thread, but I think it belongs here as well.... Read More
- 0Jun 11, '09 by LunaticusI just got my RN license today, TODAY people! I know there are many ways in which my actions might forfeit all the years of hard work that I've put into becoming a nurse, but violating HIPPA has got to be one of the dumbest and most easily preventable ways to lose a license!
- 1Jun 12, '09 by petunia2016For those who are interested, here is a less vague article about the crime.
"She said quote no wonder she's so pale. She's dying of AIDS. Poor thing she has H.I.V. That's why she's hating. And she ends the comment by saying I hope she dies."
The victim did die this past April.
"Believe it or not I nearly cried the whole night when I learned of her passing. I was looking forward to making amends" said defendent, Rhonda Wong-Fernandez.