Washington health district says it accidentally disclosed COVID-19 health records to partner agency 

The health district shared the health info on Sept. 8 with Northeast Washington Educational Service District 101 school administrators and nursing personnel. In addition to COVID-19 info, first and last names, dates of birth, telephone number and employer details was launched..

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Tuesday, September 22nd, 2020

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” We are very sorry to have accidentally launched secret information to a partner agency,” Spokane Regional Health District Administrative Officer Amelia Clark mentioned in the notice. “We are positive that this agency shares our concern and dedication to safeguard your personal details. Yet we will work vigilantly to make sure that it does not take place again.”.

The health district is examining the occurrence and stated it will do whats needed to reduce unapproved disclosures in the future..

The Spokane (Wash.) Regional Health District published a notice Sept. 21 specifying that it accidentally divulged personal health information, including COVID-19 test results and hospitalizations..

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