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CRNA Received Administrative Complaint from BON for Facebook Photos of Patient Information

Professional:
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist

Primary Issue:
Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist was accused of violation of the Public Health Code for posting photographs on her Facebook page allegedly displaying confidential patient information.

Benefit of Using Chapman Law Group:
We were retained to assist the CRNA in defending against the allegations contained in the Administrative Complaint. We obtained the entire investigation file, employee personnel file, Facebook photographs and original photographs. We were able to show the Board of Nursing that no confidential patient information was displayed or visible in the background of the photographs which would be a violation of the Public Health Code.

Result:
Board of Nursing agreed and dismissed the action finding no violation of the Public Health Code.

Area of Law:
Professional Licensing
Nursing License Defense
Administrative Complaints

Attorney:
Marian Wangler Ratton, R.N.


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