Comments for: Woolwich man mailed another patient’s medical records

Posted Oct. 22, 2013, at 8:02 a.m.
Last modified Oct. 25, 2013, at 4:57 p.m.

When Don Adams asked Mid Coast Hospital for a detailed invoice of his recent treatment, he got a big surprise. It wasn’t an overcharge or a missing reimbursement from the insurance company. It was someone else’s records. Adams, a diabetic, said he never received a bill from the hospital for …


In a earlier version of this story, it was reported that the Woolwich man received a detailed patient record. For clarification, it is considered by hospital officials a detailed invoice or itemized bill, not a "detailed patient record."

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