I'm Being Disciplined for Looking Up My Own Labs - page 5
Two months ago, I went to the ER (I work in another unit at the same facility) with status migranosus for IV hydration and treatment. Two days later, I went back to the ER with a red streak running... Read More
Dec 21, '06Joined: Oct '02; Posts: 60,625; Likes: 17,481I looked up my own lab results after a needlestick. I didn't realiz I was violating HIPPA. When employee health called for me to meet with them and go over the results I told them "no need I looked them up and I'm fine with that."
They didn't get upset or write me up.