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Data breach at Idaho Department of Health and Welfare
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Data breach at Idaho Department of Health and Welfare

A data breach to their systems was reported on April 18 by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW). A person who had access to a Medicaid healthcare provider's payment account may have revealed the names, member identification numbers, dates of services, and billing codes of 2,501 Medicaid recipients. According to DHW, there is currently no proof that any information has been used. However, anyone who might have been impacted should have received mail notification on June 9 and have been provided with free identity theft protection and a year of credit monitoring. Protecting the personal health and financial information for the people we serve and those we work with is critical," DHW Director Dave Jeppesen stated read more Data breach at Idaho Department of Health and Welfa...