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iNurse: Patient Privacy and Company Policy in Online Life

Duffy, Megen BA, BSN, RN, CEN

AJN, American Journal of Nursing:
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000405068.51140.80
Feature Articles

Our understanding of the line between public and private is still evolving. Here are some tips for nurses.

In Brief

When it comes to social media, nurses must learn to navigate murky HIPAA waters.

Author Information

Megen Duffy is an RN in an ED in the Midwest. Her blog, Not Nurse Ratched, can be found at The author has disclosed no potential conflicts of interest, financial or otherwise.

© 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.