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What action is most appropriate for the RN to take when the patient tells the RN that they have HIV but their

spouse does not know?

Call the patient's spiritual advisor.

Tell the patient's spouse, as they have a right to know.

Tell the patient they are wrong and must tell their spouse.

Call an ethics consult.

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