Question to Ask the Workplace Doctors about coworker gossip:
After recent surgery, I experienced some complications with my incision and had to be connected to a wound healing therapy pump. Nothing about my condition is infectious or contagious. I have been up front with my coworkers about the whole ordeal. I have now discovered that one of my coworkers has been discussing my condition with other coworkers as to whether I am “contagious”.
I am highly offended. I would have been happy to have answer her questions regarding that possibility. I have mentioned this to our supervisor, but really want to approach her. Should I do so, and if so, how should I go about it? By the way, my supervisor likely will not mention it to her.