Union: Iowa hospital worker denies records breach

The Associated Press reports:

One of three University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics workers being fired for allegedly breaching the medical records of injured football players is a 26-year employee who says she did nothing wrong, a union president said Monday.

The woman has a spotless disciplinary record during her employment at UIHC and has worked in health care for 40 years, said John Stellmach, the president of a labor union representing 2,200 hospital employees. He said she has been accused of viewing unauthorized medical records on a computer for a matter of seconds, which he said should be treated as a minor infraction even if true.

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