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The Dilemma of Speaking Up or Keeping Quiet

12 Apr

Doctor’s and other physicians make difficult decisions everyday. Decisions like choosing the right medicine to treat a patient and the most important being respecting the rule of patient confidentiality. This past year, a pediatric nurse practitioner, Trish McDade, faced one of the toughest dilemmas. “I was treating an 18 year old girl who had mentioned […]