« on: August 31, 2013, 01:55:08 PM »
Check with nursing staff regarding picture taking in public places in the hospital. Strict HIPAA laws are in effect and you can get in "trouble" if other people wind up in the picture without permission.
I work in the insurance industry and hipaa is more of an issue for them than four me and it is incumbent upon them to make sure information isn't mis- routed.
but I will heed your advice and not walk around reading strangers charts.