Health Ministry should have gone public earlier with HIV Registry leak: Observers

Health Ministry should have gone public earlier with HIV registry leak: Observers

1/2/2019 4:00:00 AM

Health Ministry should have gone public earlier with HIV registry leak: Observers

SINGAPORE — It caused a furore, the actions taken by the Ministry of Health (MOH) after information of patients with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) fell into the wrong hands. Commenting on this, most observers told TODAY that the ministry sho

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Health Ministry should have gone public earlier with HIV Registry leak: ObserversSINGAPORE — It caused a furore, the actions taken by the Ministry of Health (MOH) after information of patients with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) fell into the wrong hands. Commenting on this, most observers told TODAY that the ministry sho

Health Minister apologises for data leak affecting 14,200 HIV+ individualsMOH found out in May 2018, that Brochez still had part of the confidential records from the HIV registry he had in 2016. Although the Ministry contacted the affected...

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‘I am sorry’: Gan Kim Yong says health ministry providing support to HIV patients affected by data leakSINGAPORE: Health Minister Gan Kim Yong apologised on Monday (Jan 28) after confidential information belonging to 14,200 HIV-positive people was ... I like to hear the word 'Sorry' in next election... It’s ok let’s move on 😜 One accident before and one incident now...

HIV-positive status of 14,200 people leaked onlineSINGAPORE: The HIV-positive status of 14,200 people – and confidential information such as their identification numbers and contact details – has ...

Foreigner who has confidential details of 14,200 HIV+ individuals fooled the authorities for nearly a decade using fake credentialsThe Ministry of Health (MOH) confirmed today that confidential information regarding 14,200 individuals diagnosed with HIV was leaked and is now in th

Confidential information regarding 14,200 individuals diagnosed with HIV leaked: MOHThe confidential information is now in the hands of a foreigner who was in trouble with the law for numerous fraud and drug-related offences. After serving 28 months imprisonment, he was deported out of Singapore.

Singaporeans blast MOH for “covering up” HIV registry leak for yearsAmong the voices of fellow outraged Singaporeans, veteran journalist Bertha Henson has asserted that MOH’s handling of the HIV registry leak seemed like it was meant to “cover up” the...

Ex-WP NCMP Gerald Giam blasts MOH over “most disturbing and sickening” HIV Registry data theftAsking why it took MOH more than 2 years to inform affected individuals, ex-WP NCMP Gerald Giam also questioned how a doctor can download the records of 14,200 patients since he is an end-user of the system and not an administrator of the server. Die lah kanna 'Gan' Sack him! No less!