Months-Long Privacy Breach Involving Meal Tray Tickets at Zuckerberg SF General Hospital: DPH

Bay City News reports:

The San Francisco Department of Public Health announced Tuesday a privacy breach at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital involving patients’ meal tray tickets that were improperly disposed into regular garbage bins.

The tickets, which contained patients’ full names, birth month and day, bed/unit location at the hospital, diet information and menu received, were supposed to go into confidential shredder bins, public health officials said.

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