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AANA J. 2010 Aug;78(4):270-4.

Patient privacy and social media.

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American Association of Nurse Anesthetists, Park Ridge, Illinois, USA.

Abstract

Healthcare providers using social media must remain mindful of professional boundaries and patients' privacy rights. Facebook and other online postings must comply with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), applicable facility policy, state law, and AANA's Code of Ethics.

PMID:
20879626
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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