According to sources, McPherson (Kan.) Hospital (a Medical organization in Kansas) was hit with a cyber attack. It was first reported on 2023-05-11.

Kansas hospital dealing with data breach; 19,000 affected

“McPherson (Kan.) Hospital suffered a data breach caused by hacking that compromised the information of 19,020 patients. “

“The ransomware was first discovered in July 2022, and McPherson concluded the investigation March 15. The hospital has no evidence of misuse of personal information, according to a May 4 notice of breach with the Maine attorney general. “

“However, the unauthorized party may have had access to the patients' names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, treatment information, medical billing information and health insurance information. “

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