NY: Corinth pharmacist used customer ID to steal opioid

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Oct 062016
 

Times Union reports: A Saratoga County pharmacist was arrested Monday after she assumed a customer’s identity in order to steal hydrocodone, the Saratoga County Sheriff’s Office said Mary B. Murphy, 48, of Ballston Spa, was charged with second-degree forgery and first-degree […]

GA: Martin Army Community Hospital can’t individually notify 1,000 patients impacted by insider breach that began in 2011

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Oct 022016
 

Larry Gierer reports: All patients who received care through the Martin Army Community Hospital healthcare system are alerted that a possible HIPAA breach occurred at Fort Benning between January 2011 and December 2013. According to a news release on Sunday, […]

Former Employee of Rhode Island Pain Clinic Charged in Connection with Fraudulent Billing Scheme

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Sep 302016
 

BOSTON – A former employee of a pain management clinic was charged Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Boston in connection with a scheme to falsify patient medical records in order to obtain payments from the Medicare program and commercial insurance […]