Kingman Regional Medical Center investigating potential breach of PHI
Agata Popeda reports:
Kingman Regional Medical Center reported a “security incident” on its website, which was shut down on April 8 and, after two months, still remains under construction.
The hospital established that “the configuration of the website made it possible for unauthorized person(s) to view some information entered into the website by KRMC customers,” the hospital stated in a Friday, June 7 press release.
This incident did not impact all KRMC customers, but affected 1,100 individuals who used the “Request an Appointment” feature on the website (the vulnerable timeframe is estimated between November 2016 and April 2019. Information that could have been accessed includes customers’ names, dates of birth, and information related to their medical condition, KRMC stated.
Read more on Daily Miner. The full text of KRMC’s statement on their web site follows: