Administrative Ethics

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Find a current administrative issue in a newspaper, magazine, or journal article relating to topics such as patient privacy, confidentiality, or HIPAA.

Write a 1,050 word paper that includes the following:

•Describe the issue and its impact on the population it affects most.

•What arguments or facts are used in the article to support the proposed solution?

•What are the ethical and legal issues reported for your administrative issue?

•Explain the managerial responsibilities related to administrative ethical issues. If none were stated, what should have been done?

•Identify any proposed solutions.

Include at least three sources in your paper.

Administrative Ethics



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Policies need to be modified to ensure that personal health information is not leaked to social networking sites. This is the most vital tool for making any healthcare facility run properly and efficiently.


Dimick, C.(2010). Privacy Policy for Social Media. Retrieved from


Greysen, S. R. (2010)Online Professionalism and the Mirror of Social Media. Journal of Internal

Medicine, 25(11), 1227. Retrieved from

U.S. Department of Human and Health Services. (2011) Massachusetts General Hospital settles

potential HIPAA violations. Retrieved
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