Facing Cancer Together: Online medical records

Written by Megan Lello, witf Reporter and Producer | Oct 12, 2012 4:00 AM

(Langhorne) -- Bank statements, home addresses, and phone numbers are just some pieces of personal information that can be found online these days.

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Now, many doctors are adding patients' medical records to that list.

As part of our multimedia, Facing Cancer Together project, witf's Megan Lello spoke with Dr. Marilyn Heine, president of the Pennsylvania Medical Society, about the type of personal medical information that can be found on the web, and who's able to see it:

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