University Health PHI exposed after vendor employee downloads data, posts on public website
Becker's Health IT
San Antonio-based University Health began notifying 2,704 patients that its billing services vendor, Med-Data, fell victim to a data breach.
University Health said in an April 5 news release that Med-Data provides revenue cycle and patient billing services for the Texas health system.
Med-Data said a former employee saved PHI files to personal folders they published on a public website while the employee worked at Med-Data.
Nine things to know about the breach:
1. On Dec. 10, 2020, an...