Island Health reports another privacy breach

Cindy E. Harnett reports:

Island Health has uncovered another privacy breach, on the heels of its largest breach of medical records ever.

A Victoria-based employee has viewed the medical records of 34 individuals, all from Vancouver island, who received services from Island Health.

This is the fourth privacy breach in two years, and brings the total of patients affected to 383.

The employee no longer works for Island Health, which is notifying patients whose files were breached.

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