Ca: Error in eHealth fax system results in privacy breach

Jodi Schellenberg reports:

Another reporting error has been made — but this one isn’t the Prince Albert Parkland Health Region’s fault.

The eHealth Saskatchewan, the Treasury Board Crown Corporation responsible for the implementation of the provincial electronic health record, mistakenly faxed 18 results in the province to a private residence.

Out of those results, one patient was from the PAPHR, said Doug Dahl, communications director of PAPHR.

Read more on Prince Albert Daily Herald.

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