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CDPH Data Breach Affects 9,000 State Workers
For the second time in just over six months, officials at the California Department of Public Health have acknowledged...
MGH to Pay $1M to Settle 'Potential' HIPAA Violation
Massachusetts General Hospital has agreed to pay $1 million to settle  allegations it violated patient privacy...
Web Exclusive: NY Hospital Data Theft May Affect Records of 1.7 Million
New York City officials have begun notifying 1.7 million patients, staff, contractors, vendors, and others who were...
Web Exclusive: UMC Tucson Fires 3 for Privacy Breaches
University Medical Center in Tucson says it is not aware of any confidential patient information being released...
Web Exclusive: CDPH Reports 'Big' Data Security Breach
Personal and medical information for up to 2,550 residents and employees of 600 Southern California skilled nursing...
Web Exclusive: OCR: Data Breaches Double Since July
In the past five months, 90 major patient data breaches have been reported. The average is 18 per month, a higher...
Web Exclusive: Data Security Inadequate at 71% of Hospitals
The majority of hospitals surveyed say federal regulations such as the HITECH Act have not improved the safety of...
Web Exclusive: Groups allege Calif agency shared HIV patient data
California health officials violated state privacy laws by giving personal information about thousands of...
Web Exclusive: Guilty plea OK'd in Jackson Memorial Hospital patient records theft
After first rejecting it, a federal judge has accepted the guilty plea offered by a Miami-Dade businessman charged with...
Estranged from family, doctor snoops in records
As his 22-year marriage was falling apart, Dr. Mark Schleiss was desperate for information about his estranged family...

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