Gloria Brigham, EdD, MN, RN
Director of Nursing Practice
An individual who discloses information, either internally (e.g., manager, compliance officer, hotline) or externally (e.g., regulatory agencies, media, lawmakers, watch dog organizations) that he/she reasonably believes evidences a violation of a law, rule or regulation, gross mismanagement, gross waste of funds, abuse of authority, or a substantial and specific danger to public health or safety.
A whistleblower is:
Organizational Compliance/Human Resources documents should not limit the worker’s ability to:
From ANA: Things to Know About Whistleblowing