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'Coding' cockup blamed for NHS cough-up of confidential info against patients' wishes

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Indeed,

"Nurse, can you confirm the patient's name and date of birth please?"

"I'm sorry doctor, I can't do that because of data protection."

"Ah, I see. Which kidney are we meant to be taking out?"

"Sorry, data protection"

"Uhum, can we at least bring the X-ray up?"

"Sorry..."

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