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California hospitals fined as medical records are breached
Sacramento Bee

At Marysville’s Rideout Memorial Hospital, 17 security guards rifled through the personal health data of 33 patients, using computers to peer into what should have been private and protected electronic health records, state investigators said.

At UCLA’s Ronald Reagan Medical Center, prying eyes invaded the digital lab records of a “deceased patient” – identified by some news accounts as Michael Jackson.