Privacy Breach at Beverly Hills Clinic Puts Thousands of Patients, Some Celebrities, at Risk
A massive privacy breach at an exclusive Rodeo Drive plastic surgery clinic has put thousands of patients at risk, including some of L.A.’s most rich and famous.
A spokesperson for Dr. Kadri says some of his clients are celebrities whose medical records may now be in jeopardy. That’s because the records of 15,000 patients were stolen — they say by a disgruntled former staffer fired for allegedly stealing from the practice.
Videos posted online show Dr. Kadri in action — performing a number of cosmetic and reconstructive surgeries at his clinic.
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Yeah, if this is true/accurate, there needs to be criminal HIPAA charges filed over this one. I don’t care how ticked off an employee is – you don’t violate patient confidentiality that way.