meridianEMR


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 23, 2011
geo: 
Livingston , NJ
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Breach Total Number: 
0
Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

On June 16, 2011, meridianEMR announced that it had filed a lawsuit against Intuitive Medical Software (UroChart).  meridianEMR's Advanced Monitoring System detected copying activities on meridianEMR's server.  meridianEMR immediately contacted Intuitive in response to the discovery.  A second group called The Shappley Clinic was also accused of accessing meridianEMR's data and placing patients in meridianEMR's system at risk.  The lawsuit contends that UroChart and another party have and have had unlawful access to patient information in violation of patient privacy rights.  UroChart is accused of violating New Jersey's Computer Related Offenses Act and behaving willfully and intentionally with malice.