Confidentiality questions loom after records spill from truck

Cys, Jane
April 1999
AHA News;04/26/99, Vol. 35 Issue 16, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that the debate over privacy of health information intensified in April 1999 after medical records blew from a truck onto an interstate highway in Connecticut. Details on the incident according to Joyce Oberdorf of Aetna Inc.; Implications of the incident for hospitals; Question on the number of records that insurers need.


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