Social Media Guidelines for Nurses

Posted: 6/12/2014 Length: 5:44
Year
2011
Presented By
    • NCSBN Regulatory Innovations Department
Category
Practice
Topic
Social Media , Professional Boundaries, Practice
Audience
Nursing Educators , Nursing Professionals, Health Care Organizations, Nursing Students
Knowledge Network
Advanced Practice

Description

Social media use is ubiquitous, but inappropriate posts by nurses have resulted in licensure and legal repercussions. NCSBN has developed guidelines for nurses and nursing students for using social media responsibly. Key points of these guidelines are summarized, along with dramatization of potential scenarios of inappropriate social media use.

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