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Providence notifies 5,400 Oregon patients of data breach

Providence Health & Services notified about 5,400 current and former patients that a former employee may have accessed their health records ?without any apparent business need,? according to a media advisory from Providence.

Providence learned of the breach during an internal audit in May. It has since fired the Portland-based employee, in accordance with a corrective action plan.

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