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Confidentiality Articles


GPs contacting patients using texts

28th September 2017

Nearly 4 in 10 GPs use texts to contact their patients, but are concerned over confidentiality.

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Doctor-patient confidentiality

25th January 2017

The GMC has published new confidentiality guidance for doctors.

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NHS Digital grapples with patient data breaches

26th September 2016

NHS Digital must contact thousands of patients to tell them their confidential information may have been shared.

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Nearly 2,500 NHS data breaches each year

14th November 2014

A privacy campaign group says there are nearly 2,500 confidentiality breaches by the NHS each year.

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Open access to patient records fears

29th November 2013

From next year, our medical records are likely to be seen by many more people.

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Trust in confidentiality breach

7th October 2013

A member of staff at Mersey Care Trust accidentally circulated personal details of Ashworth Hospital volunteers.

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Confidential patients' records dumped

29th January 2013

A bag containing confidential records was left on top of a shredding bin for four days at hospital in Cardiff.

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Patient confidentiality concerns

24th February 2011

Doctors' leaders warn flaw in Health and Social Care Bill could threaten patient confidentiality.

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Laptop stolen from hospital

22nd December 2010

Calderdale and Huddersfield Foundation Trust has written to patients letting them know their details were contained on the missing laptop.

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Are medical records secure?

29th March 2010

A campaign group claims medical records are not confidential as non-medical staff have access to them.

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