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With a concentration on the recent Community Health Systems, Inc. (CHSI) breach, HITRUST, in coordination with the Department of Health and Human Services more »

The well-known Community Health Systems, Inc. (CHSI) data breach that compromised 4.5 million patient data was a result of the OpenSSL Heartbleed more »

Children’s Mercy Hospital of Kansas City, Mo. recently alerted 4,076 employees’ data may have been exposed in a breach involving its online scheduling more »

News of Community Health Systems, Inc. (CHSI) experiencing a 4.5-million patient data breach sent ripples through the healthcare industry because of both more »

Community Health Systems, Inc. reported in a Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filing that a 4.5 million patient-data breach in which Chinese more »

Onsite Health Diagnostics (OHD), a Tennessee government subcontractor, recently released a notice to local government employees explaining how their data may have more »

Jersey City Medical Center recently publicized a Medicaid patient data breach that resulted from United Parcel Service (UPS) failing to deliver an unencrypted more »

The News & Record reported a data breach involving a 24 ON Physicians PC subcontractor that may have compromised up to 570 more »

Urological Associates of Southern Arizona, according to Tucson News Now, has notified more than 3,000 patients that their data was compromised when more »

Riverside Health System, a non-profit healthcare organization in Newport News, Virginia, has announced a disturbing internal data breach that dates all the way back more »

When it comes to protecting their data, healthcare organizations are increasingly finding themselves caught between the proverbial rock and a hard place. more »

Indian Health Services (IHS) alerted 620 patients in July that a data breach had occurred on May 30 when an IHS employee more »

Self Regional Healthcare of Greenwood, S.C. is alerting patients of a data breach that occurred over Memorial Day weekend when two men stole more »

Despite the Third District Court of Appeal of California’s decision that Sutter Medical Foundation hadn’t violated the Confidentiality of Medical Information Act (CMIA), more »

Women & Infants Hospital (WIH) of Rhode Island first reported a data breach involving unencrypted backup tapes containing ultrasound images from two of more »

The Third District Court of Appeal of California again ruled in favor of Sutter Medical Foundation on Monday, as the court maintained more »

Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego suffered a human error-based data breach in June that affected 14,121 patients and the hospital’s administrators more »

Cybersecurity experts see famous data breaches such as the massive Target incident last year as precursors to what may lie ahead in more »

On top of myriad public image issues it’s dealing with, the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs (VA) is currently resolving two different more »

Blue Shield of California and the California Department of Managed Health Care (DMHC) announced that they inadvertently distributed 18,000 doctors’ Social Security more »

St. Vincent Breast Center of Indianapolis recently alerted about 63,000 patients that their data had been potentially compromised after the organization mistakenly more »

The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District recently alerted families of just fewer than 300 child patients that their vaccination records had been more »

The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) has notified more than 500 patients who were treated at one of Alabama’s 65 county more »

NRAD Medical Associates of Garden City, New York has informed 97,000 patients that an internal employee inappropriately accessed protected health information (PHI) more »

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) has reported more details on one of the largest HIPAA breaches in more »

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