Five workers and a student research assistant at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
have been fired over privacy breaches involving patient medical records.
Cedars-Sinai officials said in a statement that 14 patient records were "inappropriately accessed" between June 18 and June 24. Six people were fired over the breach: four were employees of community physicians who have medical staff privileges at the hospital, one was a medical assistant employed by Cedars-Sinai, and one was an unpaid student research assistant. http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la...,7850635.story