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Want To Know What I Wrote About You Behind Your Back?

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.

01/02/2012

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Former Nurse Accused Of ID, Medical Record Theft

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.

09/28/2011

Lori Neill (credit: CBS)

Nurse Admits To Using Hospital Database To Access Patient Information

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.

07/13/2011