Avoiding Violations of Patient Privacy with Social Media

From
Research Library
Publish Date
2013
Topic
Practice, Regulation, Social Media
Description
This article provides a summary of social media and privacy laws, discusses the legal issues health care organizations and workers face when a breach of patient privacy occurs, and offers best practices for avoiding privacy violations.     
Authors
Tatiana Melnik, JD
Citation
Melnik, T.(2013). Avoiding Violations of Patient Privacy with Social Media. Journal of Nursing Regulation, 3 (4), 39-46.