Patient records given to ambulance chasers

Filed under: NHS Care Records — Ross at 11:21 am on Thursday, June 2, 2011

When greed and breach of trust meet a nurse at a walk-in centre passed patient records to her boyfriend who worked for an ambulance-chasing law firm.

BMA getting onside

Filed under: NHS Care Records,Opting out — Ross at 2:53 pm on Monday, June 16, 2008

The BMA’s annual representative meeting supported patients who opt out; it also called for a halt to development of the care records service and backed a motion expressing no confidence in the government’s ability to store patient records safely.