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Medical practice accidentally texted patients false diagnosis of "aggressive lung cancer" instead of holiday message

Friday December 30, 2022. 07:31 PM , from BoingBoing
Doncaster, England's Askern Medical Practice meant to send a mass text to thousands of its registered patients wishing them happy holidays. Unfortunately, this the text that they actually received: 'Diagnosis – Aggressive lung cancer with metastases. Thanks.'

Ummm… ooops?

From BBC News:

[The text] directed patients to fill out a DS1500 form, which allows people with terminal diseases to claim certain benefits. — Read the rest
https://boingboing.net/2022/12/30/medical-practice-accidentally-texted-patients-they-have-aggressive...
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