Reference 2019-482

REF:            2019-482

Subject:        Violations of patient privacy




  1. How many (a) medical staff and (b) non-medical staff were disciplined in the last two calendar years (2017 and 2018) for improper/illegal or inappropriate use of patient records?

    2. Please provide for the five most recent incidents a brief description, which should include:

(i) the nature of the offence or breach of Trust policy (e.g. looked at health records of neighbour/celebrity/family member without professional purpose)

(ii) the person’s job title (e.g. nurse, admin staff, physio, consultant)

(iii) how the matter was resolved, i.e. written warning, sacked etc.




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2019-482 – FOI request – Violations of patient privacy [120 kb] PDF