Ca: Newfoundland patient data breach investigated (updated)
The Canadian Press reports:
A health authority in Newfoundland and Labrador is investigating a breach of confidentiality after a document containing patient information was picked up off hospital property in Grand Falls-Windsor.
Central Health CEO Rosemarie Goodyear says the document obtained by a local news outlet had information on 16 patients, including name, age and diagnosis.
Read more on Metro News.
Update: The data were found near the Central Newfoundland Regional Health Centre in Grand Falls-Windsor, and Central Health says it is having difficulty getting the document back.