Ethical Use of Social Media

Tuition: $59
Hours: 2


Course Description

This two (2) hour distance based course will address the ethical use of social media in the clinical setting and on the intranet. It will enlighten the attendees about the ethical and unethical practices of social media regarding patients and other staff member. The attendee will be able to demonstrate the importance of patient confidentiality when using social media.

This class is a pre-recorded video presentation.



The content of this course is provided through an narrated PowerPoint presentation video which the learner’s participation (time) is actively tracked and logged. A minimum of two hours is required. There will be at least three questions for every hour of the class. The learner must receive a score of 80% of the total possible points and log at least four hours to receive credit for the course. Learners not achieving the pass rate will be directed to additional study by the instructor and allowed to re-take the examination.

No textbooks required. Computer and Internet service required for completion of this course. Funding sources and potential conflicts of interest statement: No funds were received, underwritten or subsidized by any vendors of any goods including supplies or services for this course.


Hour 1
Ethical Use of Social Media

Hour 2
Ethical Use of Social Media Cont.


  • Evaluate difference between ethical and non-ethical use of social media in the office setting
  • Understand how to address patients regarding professional use of social media
  • Remember how to respond to negative reviews in social media platforms


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