American Medical Technologies Email Breach Affects 47,767 Patients

HIPAA Planet

American Medical Technologies Email Breach Affects 47,767 Patients.

American Medical Technologies, a Irvine, CA-based provider of wound care solutions and medical supplies, has discovered an unauthorized individual gained access to the email account of one of its employees and potentially accessed and copied the protected health information of some of its patients.

The breach was identified on or around December 17, 2019 when suspicious activity was detected in the email account. The investigation confirmed the attacker potentially had access to protected health information such as names, medical record numbers, Social Security numbers...

Get the Morning Update

© 2020 by HealthcareCISO.