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L.A. County finds 3,500 more patients affected by data breach
L.A. County finds 3,500 more patients affected by data breach

Los Angeles County officials said Thursday that an additional 3,497 patients may have had their personal information taken in a theft of medical data from a county contractor's office. Eight computers were taken from the Torrance office of Sutherland Healthcare Solutions, a company that handles medical billing and collections for the county, in February. The total number of patients affected is now about 342,000. According to a statement from the county auditor-controller's office, the newly identified patients were Department of Public Health patients who had received Drug Medi-Cal services. Names, addresses and billing information for those patients may have...

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