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In addition to another patient lawsuit seeking damages as a result of the Community Health Systems, Inc. data breach that impacted 4.5 more »

Aventura Hospital and Medical Center recently announced its third data breach in two years, according to local10.com. The most recent breach exposed more »

BOSTON – Boston Children’s Hospital was fairly quiet about its run-in last spring with the hacktivist group Anonymous until recently, but now it more »

William Jennings Bryan Dorn Veterans Affairs (VA) medical center has been hit with yet another lawsuit following a health data breach. On July more »

The healthcare industry is in the middle of a revolutionary shift toward widespread utilization of electronic health records (EHRs). This change has more »

A Temple University physicians’ office recently notified 3,780 patients that their data was exposed after a laptop was stolen from its surgery more »

Central Utah Clinic published a data breach notification letter to alert 31,677 patients that their information had been compromised on August 7, more »

Pella Regional Health Center admitted to a security breach last week when it was discovered that human error paired with a system more »

The Dorn Veterans Administration Hospital could be facing a security breach after organization officials recently discovered that several boxes with patients’ information more »

AltaMed Health Services announced last week that 2,995 patients’ data were potentially compromised when an employee stole patient records in an apparent more »

Healthcare organizations have paid more than $10 million in HIPAA-related enforcement activities since June 2013 and, according to Jerome Meites, Department of more »

Duke University Health System recently announced that it experienced a patient data breach on July 1 when an unauthorized person stole an more »

Memorial Hermann Health System reported an internal data breach in which an employee was able to gain unauthorized entry into the organization’s more »

The Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC) recently filed a lawsuit against Xerox for withholding patient documents that it held as more »

Though the Community Health Systems, Inc. (CHSI) data breach was announced more than a week ago, news related to the incident continues to more »

A massive data breach, such as the one Community Health Systems, Inc. (CHSI) is currently dealing with, affects a wide range of more »

Despite having an organization-wide device encryption policy in place, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles announced an unencrypted laptop theft that may more »

A patient whose daughter’s data was compromised when Rady Children’s Hospital of San Diego experienced a data breach that impacted more than 20,000 patients is more »

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 »

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