Local clinic closes following cyberattack, hospital redirects emergency services

Logan Ramsey reports:

 A local clinic was forced to close its doors temporarily following a cyberattack on its computer systems on Monday morning. A local hospital is also redirecting it’s emergency services to other area hospitals.

It’s not clear how it happened or when the issue will be resolved, but Mountain View Hospital spokesman Brian Ziel tells EastIdahoNews.com the IT team “identified the attack quickly.” They’re working “around the clock” to solve the problem as quickly as possible.


Idaho Falls Community Hospital is redirecting emergency services to nearby hospitals, but it remains open.

Read more at East Idaho News.

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