5 recent hospital cyberattacks
Becker's Health IT
Since the start of 2022, there have been several cybersecurity incidents at hospitals across the country, affecting operations and endangering patient data. Here are the five most recent incidents as reported by Becker's.
1. Knoxville-based East Tennessee Children's Hospital warned patients March 15 that an unspecified information technology security issue has affected the hospital.
2. Morgantown, W.Va.-based Mon Health and its hospitals suffered a cyber breach, discovering Feb. 28 that an unauthorized party gained access to information pertaining to patients, providers, employees and contractors.
3. Duncan (Okla.) Regional Hospital...