No. Asking reasonable questions is not speculation. spec·u·la·tion Learn to pronounce noun noun: speculation; plural noun: speculations 1. the forming of a theory or conjecture without firm evidence. "there has been widespread speculation that he plans to quit" Stating that the hospital asked how the patient got past the border and protocols, and asking reasonable questions to show possibilities is not speculation. No one is forming a theory or giving an opinion other than we don't know and would like to know. Conjecture: an opinion or conclusion formed on the basis of incomplete information. "conjectures about the newcomer were many and varied" No opinion or conclusion was offered in anything I wrote. Just that I don't know and would like to know and someone might have information I haven't read or heard.