A physician’s stolen personal laptop has Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston notifying about 3,900 patients that their protected health information was on the computer.

The laptop contained summaries of medical information used for administrative purposes and about 225 administrative employee records, according to the hospital. The patient information contained no Social Security numbers, financial information or identifiers.

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