UK: Patients’ data lost near hospital

More than 1,000 patients of the Royal Bolton Hospital have been contacted after their personal details were lost near the hospital grounds.

The hospital said the documents fell from a waste container which was taking them to be destroyed on 30 January.

The documents contained the names, addresses and dates of birth of patients who had recently attended A&E and other departments.

Read more on BBC

hat-tip, OSF

About the author: Dissent

Comments are closed.