A breach of patient information included limited data on 17,655 patients of Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare.

WKTV reports that Faxton St. Luke’s Healthcare has disclosed that almost 18,000 of its patients were impacted by a breach at its business associate, CaptureRx.

The breach occurred on February 6, and Faxton was notified on March 30. Investigation revealed that the types of ePHI included: First Name, Last Name, Date of Birth, Prescription Information, and for some patients, the Medical Record Number.

Read more on WKTV.

Faxton is the third CaptureRx provider we are aware of in terms of this breach. Other affected entities include Gifford Health Care and Thrifty Drug/Thrifty White.

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