UK: Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership apologizes for data breach

Natalie Tipping reports:

A Kent NHS Trust has apologised to patients after their records were accessed inappropriately, leading to a police probe into the incident.

Letters have been sent out to patients of the Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust (KMPT) detailing that a member of staff has been dismissed from their post after accessing records “without a legitimate business reason”.

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