The Australian government secretly releases confidential medical records to the police

Feb 05, 2020

According to the media, the Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) handles large volumes of requests for data from the Pharmaceutical Benefits Plan (PBS) and the Medicare Benefits Program (MBS) by state and federal law enforcement agencies, every year.

Records can provide a detailed picture of a person's medical history, including, for […]

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