Patient Data Posted Online in Major Breach of Privacy

by jeeg 9. September 2011 22:10
A medical privacy breach led to the public posting on a commercial Web site of data for 20,000 emergency room patients at Stanford Hospital in Palo Alto, Calif., including names and diagnosis codes, the hospital has confirmed. The information stayed online for nearly a year. Since discoverin... [More]

Medical-data breach said to be major

by jeeg 22. October 2010 18:41
A computer flash drive containing the names, addresses, and personal health information of 280,000 people is missing - one of the largest recent security breaches of personal health data in the nation. "We deeply regret this unfortunate incident," said Jay Feldstein, the president of the two af... [More]
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