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#Medical Records

# medical-records - Sunday 9 January, 2022

Mother & Baby Homes: Just 40 survivors get health files amid row over GPs signing off on requests
# FOI
# FOI

Mother & Baby Homes: Just 40 survivors get health files amid row over GPs signing off on requests

Jan 9th 2022, 12:05 AM 27,037 Views 15 Comments
  • Only 40 survivors have received their medical files to date from the Department of Children, Órla Ryan reports
  • The majority of survivors received the records via Freedom of Information requests, rather than through GDPR
  • Just 10 people got their records after a GP signed off on the process, The Journal can reveal

# medical-records - Thursday 16 September, 2021

Survivors consider legal action to get health records amid 'bizarre' row with department
# Mother And Baby Homes
# Mother And Baby Homes

Survivors consider legal action to get health records amid 'bizarre' row with department

Sep 16th 2021, 12:05 AM 21,313 Views 0 Comments
  • Survivors of mother and baby institutions have been told to submit FOI requests, despite already applying under GDPR
  • A number of women are considering legal action, Órla Ryan reports
  • Noelle Brown says the latest development is "despicable" and "ridiculous"

# medical-records - Friday 9 July, 2021

Department 'in breach of EU law' unless it gives health records to Mother and Baby Home survivors
# GDPR
# GDPR

Department 'in breach of EU law' unless it gives health records to Mother and Baby Home survivors

Jul 9th 2021, 12:05 AM 13,630 Views 25 Comments
  • A data expert says the Minister for Children's approach breaches GDPR, Órla Ryan writes
  • Survivors have said a GP should not be involved in the process - at odds with the Department
  • Minister Roderic O'Gorman is in discussions with Cabinet colleagues about new regulations

# medical-records - Saturday 6 February, 2021

'Lives could be saved': Woman with MS says adopted people should have access to medical history
# Mother-and-baby Homes
# Mother-and-baby Homes

'Lives could be saved': Woman with MS says adopted people should have access to medical history

Feb 6th 2021, 10:30 AM 25,448 Views 4 Comments

“So many lives could be made better, saved, elongated, if doctors knew what they were testing for.”

# medical-records - Wednesday 2 May, 2018

Doctor says Trump dictated letter which said he would be 'healthiest president ever'
# Harold Bornstein
# Harold Bornstein

Doctor says Trump dictated letter which said he would be 'healthiest president ever'

May 2nd 2018, 2:13 PM 35,532 Views 76 Comments

“I didn’t write that letter. I just made it up as I went along.”

# medical-records - Thursday 15 September, 2016

Clinton all smiles after pneumonia drama as Trump prepares to release his health records
# Sigh Of Relief
# Sigh Of Relief

Clinton all smiles after pneumonia drama as Trump prepares to release his health records

Sep 15th 2016, 7:40 AM 14,229 Views 189 Comments

Meanwhile, Donald Trump is set to release his health records on a chat show.

# medical-records - Friday 12 December, 2014

Sony's nightmare continues as employees' medical records are leaked
# Confidential
# Confidential

Sony's nightmare continues as employees' medical records are leaked

Dec 12th 2014, 10:40 AM 6,280 Views 13 Comments

Private documents and spreadsheets containing the health information of employees and their spouses and children have been leaked.

# medical-records - Thursday 25 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Thursday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Thursday

Aug 25th 2011, 8:13 PM 535 Views 0 Comments

Catch up on the day’s biggest stories and the bits and pieces you may have missed…

'No effort made to conceal' bag found on Co Galway bog containing hospital records
# Medical Records
# Medical Records

'No effort made to conceal' bag found on Co Galway bog containing hospital records

Aug 25th 2011, 6:08 PM 580 Views 14 Comments

The HSE has launched an investigation into the discovery of the documents yesterday.

# medical-records - Friday 19 August, 2011

Patient records from Ballina hospital found in bin
# Medical Records
# Medical Records

Patient records from Ballina hospital found in bin

Aug 19th 2011, 6:17 PM 591 Views 12 Comments

The HSE and Data Protection Commissioner have both launched investigations after patient notes were found in a bin in Ballina’s town centre.

# medical-records - Thursday 11 August, 2011

How did private medical records end up in a bin outside Roscommon Hospital?
# Roscommon Herald
# Roscommon Herald

How did private medical records end up in a bin outside Roscommon Hospital?

Aug 11th 2011, 7:50 AM 590 Views 6 Comments

The Roscommon People newspaper says records relating to dozens of patients were found in a refuse bin outside the building.

# medical-records - Saturday 23 July, 2011

Medical data of Tallaght patients may have been breached
# Tallaght Hospital
# Tallaght Hospital

Medical data of Tallaght patients may have been breached

Jul 23rd 2011, 5:28 PM 301 Views 3 Comments

Medical records were given to a private firm to be transcribed and typed up.