Social Media and Nursing
Social media plays a significant role in the lives of nurses in both their professional and personal lives. Additionally, social media is now considered a mainstream part of the process for recruiting and hiring candidates. Inappropriate or unethical conduct on social media can create legal problems for nurses as well as the field of
Based on the professional standards of nursing, identify items that would be considered unprofessional and potentially critical to your career and that negatively impact the reputation of the nurses summarize the findings of your review.
- Describe examples of conversations that might be considered inappropriate based on the professional standards of nursing.
- Discuss why nurses have a responsibility to uphold a standard of conduct consistent with the standards governing the profession of nursing at work and in their personal lives. Talk about of how personal conduct can violate HIPAA or be considered unethical or unprofessional. Provide an example of each to support your answer.
- Based on the analysis of your social media, give an example of what areas of a social media activity that reflects Christian values as they relate to respecting human value and dignity for all individuals. Give examples of social media activities that could be improved.