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Is the father a patient and protected by confidentiality?

Is the father a patient and protected by confidentiality? Even if he is not a patient is his explicit request which was not refused a protection of his confidentiality? If the matter is confidential what can the physician say or do to protect the secret?Case Two: Dr. Curious has a habit of wandering around the hospital and looking at the records of friends who are in the hospital. The nurses have tried to stop him but he has retaliated by making their lives miserable and belittling them in public at every opportunity. The nursing administration has been notified but has done nothing as it wants to avoid rocking the boat.What are the nurses ethical obligations after they have done everything mentioned in the text?Homework help..