Confidentiality in School Nursing Essay by The Research Group

Confidentiality in School Nursing
A discussion of medial patient's right to privacy within the context of the school nurse.
# 70042 | 690 words | 3 sources | APA | 2005 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2005 in Law (Constitution) , Education (Elementary School) , Medical and Health (General)

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This paper examines whether -- and to what extent -- students are entitled to confidentiality when visiting the school nurse. The paper details the need to protect a student's privacy, while balancing the contrasting need of society to sometimes overrule this right. In particular, the paper discusses issues relating to public health concerns and imminent legal action.

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"Medical confidentiality is a concern as old as the practice of medicine itself. The Hippocratic oath, which new medical school graduates around the world must swear to uphold, states whatever in connection with my professional..."

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