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Survey Error Exposes Patient Data From Thielen Student Health Center

An error with the keying in of patient information for a patient satisfaction survey at Thielen Student Health Center (TSHC) enabled 600 patients to see the names, appointment dates, and medical providers of other patients. After detecting the breach, TSHC recalled a huge number of the satisfaction surveys. TSHC said that the breach did not expose social security numbers, student ID numbers, diagnoses, medications, and clinical information.

[1] Thielen Student Health Center accidentally leaks patient names, appointment dates

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