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Perhaps what the friend will do with the free time gained by your help is an issue. Will he bill his company for the usual time the task takes, even though you are helping him? Will he spend more time and dig deeper into each applicant’s past than he would have without your help?Suppose that some data is incorrect and an applicant is not hired? Would you feel responsible?Can you be sure that every name the friend asks you to investigate is really is both a job applicant and one who has signed a consent form?40
Programming Logic and Design, 7eSolutions 7-12.Suppose that you are hired by a clinic to match a file of patient office visits with patient master records to print various reports. While working with the confidential data, you notice the name of a friend’s fiancé. Should you tell your friend that the fiancé is seeking medical treatment? Does the type of treatment affect your answer?41