HCMC Staff Accused Of Improperly Accessing George Floyd’s Medical Records In HIPAA Violation

WCCO CBS Minnesota

George Floyd’s family says Hennepin Healthcare staff members improperly viewed his medical records.

Floyd’s family and legal team say they were sent a letter about a data breach of George Floyd’s confidential information at Hennepin Healthcare. The letter did not specify what information was accessed.

Floyd’s family says the letter from the hospital stated a breach of data happened over multiple dates, and that the employees involved are “no longer with the organization.”

The letter provided few details on how many employees were involved, and if they were terminated or voluntarily left the organization.

The family says they are not releasing the letter at this time.

Hennepin Healthcare issued the following statement:...

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