Mayo Clinic sued over breach of patient health records
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Patients filed class-action complaints against the Mayo Clinic this past week. They are accusing the system of violating the Minnesota Health Records Act.
Mayo Clinic said in a news release in October that a former employee had inappropriately accessed the health records of more than 1,600 patients. Now, multiple patients are seeking to have a class-action case declared against the clinic.
According to a complaint filed last week in Olmsted County District Court, Mayo Clinic told plaintiff...