Munson Healthcare Notifies Patients of Data Breach

Munson Healthcare had a data breach where employee email accounts were accessed by an unauthorized third party.

After an investigation, it was found that some of the email accounts that were accessed contained identifiable personal and protected health information.

Patient names, insurance information, dates of birth, treatment, and diagnostic information were impacted in the email accounts.

Munson Healthcare says a limited number of individuals’ financial account numbers, driver’s license numbers and social security numbers were also impacted.

Munson Healthcare says they are now notifying affected individuals.

“It is important to note that we have no evidence that any information has been acquired or misused by the unauthorized third party that accessed it,” said Lucas Otten, Munson Healthcare System Director of Information Security.

For more information or questions you can call Munson Healthcare’s toll-free response line at 1-844-904-0961 or click here.