Kalispell hospital sued for patient data breach

Edward O’Brien reports:

A Montana hospital is being sued for a data breach last year that compromised the personal information of over 200,000 patients.

The lawsuit filed last month in Flathead County District Court alleges Kalispell-based Logan Health Medical Center lacked adequate cybersecurity to prevent the breach of patient names, phone numbers and insurance information.

Read more on Montana Public Radio. This is not the first lawsuit filed against the hospital over this incident.

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