LSU Health discovers September cyberattack extended to partner hospital

Becker's Hospital Review

Jackie Drees

LSU Health Care Services Division began notifying patients Jan. 8 that a September cyberattack extended beyond the Baton Rouge, La.-based health system and also affected its partner hospital, University Medical Center-New Orleans.

In November, LSU HCSD reported that an unauthorized party accessed an employee's email account and compromised patient information. The unauthorized access occured...

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