Oregon nurse put on leave after posting TikTok bragging about not wearing mask
An Oregon nurse who bragged on TikTok about not wearing a mask outside of her job, prompting backlash on the platform, has been placed on administrative leave, according to her employer.
Salem Health said the nurse, who has not been identified other than by her username “LoveIsKind05,” “displayed cavalier disregard for the seriousness of this pandemic,” the hospital said Saturday on Facebook.
“This video has prompted an outcry from concerned community members. We want to thank those of you who brought this to our attention and assure you that we are taking this very seriously. This individual does not speak for Salem Health and has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation,” Salem Health said.
The nurse, who said she worked in oncology, used an audio snippet from the…