UK: Patient data stolen from Epsom hospital
Rebecca Younger reports in the Surrey Advertiser:
A LAPTOP containing the personal details of patients at hospitals across Surrey has been stolen from Epsom Hospital.
The names, addresses and dates of birth of 180 patients who attend outreach clinics at hospitals across the county were stored on the computer, which was stolen from an office at the Dorking Road hospital last month.
The theft took place some time between midday on Wednesday, March 12 and 2pm on Monday, March 17.
Full story – Surrey Advertiser