Minor v. Hospital (Confidential)

Minor v. Hospital (Confidential)

Practice Area: Privacy

Date: Aug 03, 2016

Outcome: $50,000

Description: Minor child’s psychological and medical history with local hospital was accessed by a nurse employee and then disclosed to that employee’s son, who spread the information around school. Minor’s mother brought an action against the hospital for breach of medical confidentiality and privacy on behalf of minor. Settlement reached.