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10 latest data breaches
Becker's Hospital Review

The following data breaches have been reported on Becker’s Hospital Review in the past three weeks.

1. Centene, a St. Louis-based payer, is searching for six missing hard drives that contain protected health information of approximately 950,000 individuals.

2. Michael Benjamin, MD, a physician specializing in hematology and oncology in California, reported a breach affecting 1,300 patients after paper patient charts were stolen from the office.

3. Anchorage-based Alaska Orthopedic Specialists notified patients of a breach after a former employee had sent copies of patient information to the employee’s personal email account.

 

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