Is Asking About Covid Vaccination a HIPAA Violation?

Should we return to a mask free workplace.? Now we are using the honor system to determine who should be wearing a mask. It is contingent upon vaccination. But we are being discouraged from carrying our vaccination cards or wearing any identification that says we are vaccinated. Are we violating HIPAA if we disclose our vaccination status? Or ask for patient/employee vaccination status? HIPAA is … Continue reading Is Asking About Covid Vaccination a HIPAA Violation?

Can Patients Survive A Trip to Our Healthcare Facility? “Post Hospital Syndrome”

In the days of Social Media, Facebook, TikTok, LinkedIn and other internet platforms, there are many communities where the professional’s “dirty laundry” is aired.  We are overworked, underpaid, abused, and changed by the Covid Pandemic.  Yet, there are many professionals really sacrificing and caring about their patients.  I am not sure that we fully understand the impact that we have on our patients lives and … Continue reading Can Patients Survive A Trip to Our Healthcare Facility? “Post Hospital Syndrome”