1. Hale, Kathleen MHSA, BSN, RN


Benefits of the use of social media platforms in health care are significant and far-reaching. There are also times when these platforms place health care professionals at risk. This article assists health care professionals to understand the overall uses of social media while providing descriptions of events that result in unplanned consequences. Simple tips are provided that all health care professionals should consider to ensure their privacy and that of their patients.