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‘Out of control’: Dozens of telehealth startups sent sensitive health information to big tech

Within minutes, patients looking for online treatment for opioid use and other addictions can complete the assessment and book a video visit with a provider licensed to prescribe suboxone and other drugs.

But what patients probably don’t know is that Workit was sending their delicate, even intimate, answers about drug use and self-harm to Facebook.

Telehealth startups sent sensitive health data to big tech companies (

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