University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center sent 1,032 immunization records to state registry by mistake

Sherry Jacobson reports:

UT Southwestern Medical Center accidentally transmitted the immunization records of about 1,000 patients to a confidential Texas registry used by physicians, health departments and school districts.

Letters were sent last week to the UTSW patients involved, expressing regret that their vaccination information had been shared with ImmTrac, a statewide registry service used by the Texas Department of State Health Services.

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