Ca: ‘Anomaly’ caused OHIP privacy breach

The province plans to resume mailing health card renewal notices more than a month after a printing “anomaly” caused a privacy breach.

Incorrectly printed forms resulted in the personal information for thousands of children being mailed to strangers in April.

A spokesperson for the Ministry of Government and Consumer Services, Harry Malhi, said in an email Saturday “we have thoroughly investigated the cause of this matter and have determined that it was an anomaly.”

ServiceOntario expects to resume mailing health card renewal notices early this week.

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