Central Regional Health Authority
On August 3rd, 2012, a Class Action Statement of Claim was filed against the Central Regional Health Authority for breach of patient medical records and health information. The plaintiff in this action is Ms. Shawna Thompson of St. John’s, a former resident of Central Newfoundland. Please see below for the press release. The Statement of Claim and Class Action Order are also available below for download in PDF format.
Class Action Participation
If you have received notification from any one of the province's four health authorities that your private medical records were breached, you can register to be part of the appropriate class action by clicking the button below.
Available for Download
Note: If you have been affected by this privacy breach, it is important that you complete a Privacy Complaint Form and submit it to the province's Privacy Commissioner.
Privacy Complaint Form (from the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of NL)