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A nursing assistant just took a picture of an unconscious resident’s hand as she thought it was interesting and posted it on her social media account. Of the following options, which might happen to the nursing assistant?

A The nursing assistant will face a variety of disciplinary actions. It is possible she will have her certification revoked due to the violation of the patient’s rights on top of the unethical behavior.

Because the nursing assistant just violated the patient’s rights, they now will face disciplinary action, potentially the loss of work and they might have their certification revoked. This is not ethical form of behavior and these kinds of actions have to be prevented right away in order to prevent any further kind of consequences.