Discussion questions

  1. What is HIPPA? Why is it needed?
  2. Why do we need to keep medical records?
  3. How can you protect your patients’ privacy?
  4. The nurse employed in a mental health clinic is greeted by a
    neighbor in a local grocery store. The neighbors ask the nurse,
    “How is Tasha doing? She is my best friend and is seen at your clinic
    every week.” Which is the most appropriate nursing response