You go to the doctor with a problem. He or she scribbles a lot of words onto a piece of paper or computer. What’s actually being written? Most patients would like to know. Most doctors would rather you not. Dr Dave Hnida has more on a new study on medical records.
A former nurse is accused of rifling through dozens of records that contained medical and financial information about patients and staff, and then opening fraudulent credit card accounts.
A nurse in Colorado Springs admits she used a hospital’s database to look up patient information. Lori Neill also said she is not the only one.