VCU patient’s personal information stolen twice

WRIC reports:

Imagine having your personal and medical information stolen not once, but twice. It happened to a VCU Health System patient. And it was an inside job.

“It’s extremely frustrating,” said that patient, who our sister station WRIC is not identifying. “You live in that fear, will my money be taken, will accounts be opened up in my name?”

The news of the security breach came in a letter. It stated her “clinical information, name, social security number, diagnosis and medications” had been inappropriately accessed by an employee.

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