Yan Chai Hospital has lost a batch of backup floppy discs containing 3,000 medical record applicants’ names and identity card numbers.
The discs serve as backup copies storing the processing log sheet on medical report applications dated January 16, 2005, to January 15, 2006. They went missing during the encryption process and the hospital management was informed of the incident on June 30. The files do not carry medical information.
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