UK: Patient’s private answerphone message became Devon hospital’s voicemail

Okay, this is a bit different as far as breaches go.  Anita Merritt reports:

A Devon hospital has apologised after a caller’s voicemail, containing personal patient details, became the hospital’s answerphone message for more than seven hours.

During that time the caller was inundated with calls from patients giving details about their health problems believing they were ringing North Devon District Hospital in Barnstaple.

Read more on DevonLive.

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