Ca: Huge potential privacy breach exposes Nunavut’s lax file management

Steve Ducharme reports:

Thousands of records containing the private clinical information of Nunavut residents treated at the Qikiqtani General Hospital in Iqaluit may have gone missing more than a year ago, but the Department of Health decided not to notify the public about what could be a massive information and privacy breach.

That’s because health officials now say they aren’t sure the files are actually missing.

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