From the HSC Chief Compliance Office:
We have received a number of insightful and helpful comments from you since our last memo on taking patient photographs. To clarify the position of the Compliance and Privacy Office in regards to photography and patient care we provide the following updated guidance:
This clarification is for an interim period. The Health System is moving as quickly as possible to implement an enterprise solution that will include a policy that protects our patients and staff while maintaining the highest quality of care to our patients.
If you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to reach out to Stuart or Sarah at SFreedman@salud.unm.edu or SMorrow2@salud.unm.edu.