NHS Data Blunder "Put Over 1700 Patients at Risk" - Infosecurity Magazine

The health of over 1700 patients may have been put at risk after an NHS contractor failed to deliver hundreds of thousands of medical documents, according to an independent parliamentary audit. The National Audit Office (NAO) report was finally ...

700k NHS patient notes go unprocessed in warehouse blunder: 5 things to know - Becker's Hospital Review

A mailing incident reportedly impacted at least 1,700 patients from the U.K.'s National Health Service, according to the BBC. Here are five things to know about the incident. 1. NHS Shared Business Services, a joint venture between the U.K. Department ...

NHS shock as 700000 NHS letters go undelivered, including patients from Burton and South Derbyshire - Burton Mail

The NHS has been left reeling after thousands of medical letters weren't delivered, instead being left in an East Midlands processing centre, as a result of people changing their GPs. From screen testing results and treatment plans to clinical notes, a ...

Health secretary failed to reveal severity of NHS mail blunder that 'put patients' lives at risk' - RT

It was revealed in February by the Guardian newspaper that private company NHS Shared Business Services (SBS), which is partly owned by the Department of Health, failed to process a bulk of letters that included cancer diagnoses, blood test results and ...

Over 1700 patients at risk in 'colossal' NHS mail blunder - BBC News

At least 1,700 patients may have been harmed by a 'colossal' blunder that meant thousands of patient records were left to pile up in a warehouse. The number at risk is likely to rise as only two thirds of the 700,000 notes found had been checked ...