Waitematā DHB sent private mental health notes to wrong patient, inquiry launched

Hannah Martin reports:

A mother who requested her son’s medical records claims she was also sent “fully identifiable” mental health notes about another patient.

The Auckland woman, who Stuff has chosen not to name for privacy reasons, said Waitematā District Health Board’s error was a “completely unacceptable” breach of patient privacy.

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