Medical device containing patient information stolen from DePaul Hospital
Samantha Liss reports:
The device looks like a laptop and that’s likely why it was stolen — not because it contained patient information, SSM Health, owner of DePaul Hospital in Bridgeton, said in a statement.
Limited patient information was loaded on the device, which included patient names, birthdates, medical record numbers and a brief chief medical complaint.
Read more on the St. Louis Post-Dispatch.