Private health information leaked from University Kentucky HealthCare

Veronica Jean Seltzer reports:

When you go to the hospital, you probably just want to get better. You’re likely not thinking the private information you’re giving doctors may slip out.

Recently, some of that information made its way out of UK Hospital to someone who never should have seen it.

That’s how ABC 36 came across what should have been private medical records.

A doctor sent two emails to a list of about 60 people. At least one of those people has never had any role at the hospital, but all of a sudden she had access to private medical information that could be yours or your neighbors’.

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