Health authority contacting patients affected by privacy breach

by Meaghan Richens - December 20, 2018

The Northwest Territories Health and Social Services Authority (NTHSSA) has started contacting patients affected by the recent privacy breach in Fort Simpson. Last week, Fort Simpson resident Randy Sibbeston found a stack of 118 medical records at the town’s dump, which contained personal information about patients’ mental health and substance use. The Information and Privacy…

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