Reported Data Breaches by Prime Healthcare, American Vision Partners, Colorado Department of Health Care Policy & Financing, and Lexington Medical Center

2.35M Individuals Impacted by American Vision Partners Breach Medical Management Resource Group, LLC (MMRG), also known as American Vision Partners, has affirmed in a breach notification letter sent to the HHS’ Office for Civil Rights that the protected health information (PHI) of 2,350,236 persons was exposed in a hacking incident. MMRG discovered unauthorized activity in … Read more

Potential PHI Exposure Due to Cyberattacks on Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children and Central Kansas Orthopedic Group

The Pediatric Physicians’ Organization at Children (PPOC) encountered a malware attack on February 10, 2020, causing a system outage. 500+ pediatricians, doctor assistants and nurse practitioners were not able to access patient data and consultation calendar. The PPOC is a physician group affiliated with Boston Children’s Hospital. PPOC has approximately 200 servers. The malware attack … Read more