Sarah Romans

Wellington psychiatrist to apologise for sending fundraising letters to patients in ‘clear breach’ of Privacy Act
By Vita Molyneux
November 8, 2022

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An experienced psychiatrist will apologise after sending letters to patients asking them for money…, saying she now realises it was a “clear breach” of the Privacy Act…

Dr Sarah Romans, a highly experienced senior academic psychiatrist with more than 40 years’ experience…

In an effort to assist in raising the cash, Romans sent brochures for the centre to her patients – as well as a cover letter asking them to donate…