TITLE

Confidentiality questions loom after records spill from truck

AUTHOR(S)
Cys, Jane
PUB. DATE
April 1999
SOURCE
AHA News;04/26/99, Vol. 35 Issue 16, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
1826279

 

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