Another PCT in trouble over data loss9th February 2009
Brent Teaching Primary Care Trust has been the subject of enforcement action from the Information Commissioner's Office following the theft of two laptops containing patients' details.
Mick Gorrill, assistant Information Commissioner at the ICO, said: “I am increasingly concerned about the way some NHS organisations are transferring sensitive records onto laptops and other mobile devices that are not encrypted.”
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Title: Another PCT in trouble over data loss
Author: Jess Laurence
Article Id: 10125
Date Added: 9th Feb 2009