Security - June 2023

Atlanta Women's Health Group Experiences Data Breach

The protected health information of over 33,000 current and former patients was exposed.


Columbus Regional Healthcare System Targeted by Daixin Team

The health system attempted to negotiate with the extortion group, though negotiations stalled.


Ascension Experiences Security Breach Via Third-Party Vendor

Ascension has started notifying 148,606 patients about a security breach.


Security Officers to Wear Body Cameras at CHRISTUS Health

Body cameras will now be worn to further prevent violence within the health system.


Heywood Healthcare Changes Security Measures After Nurse was Stabbed

A man was arrested after stabbing a nurse.


Peachtree Orthopedics Falls Victim to Cyberattack

A forensic investigation affirmed that an unauthorized third party gained access to patient information.


Pioneer Valley Ophthalmic Consultants Hit with Malware

Over 36,000 patients had some of their protected health information exposed.


Clinton Mercy Medical Center Targeted in Cyberattack

Patient care was not affected; however, personal information was exposed.


Henry Mayo Employee Allegedly Gained Access to Protected Records

The alleged employee gained unauthorized access to an unknown number of patients’ records.


Clarke County Hospital Hit with Security Breach

The security breach led to over 26,000 individuals’ private health information being accessed


Tennessee Orthopaedic Clinics Affirms Security Breach

The security breach occurred in late March 2023 and was not confirmed until May 2023.


Morrison Hospital Is Latest Cyber-attack Victim of 'Royal' Ransomware Gang

The latest attack highlights key issue healthcare facilities face in the digital age: cybersecurity.


Healthcare Cyberattacks Disrupt Neighboring Hospital Emergency Departments

The study was conducted on a ransomware attack that happened in May of 2021.


Albany ENT & Allergy Services Targeted by Two Ransomware Groups

The protected health information of over 220,000 individuals was accessed.


CommonSpirit Health Updates Estimated Cost from Ransomware Attack

The cost of the October 2022 attack is expected to increase to $160 million.



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