It was a simple photocopier. But when its lease expired, the machine — and the thousands of medical records stored on its internal hard drive — went on sale to the highest bidder.
This is the story of how a health plan got fined over $1 million because its staff didn’t know what lurks inside every copy machine manufactured since 2002.
After a vicious ransomware attack hijacks their Electronic Health Records, two Michigan surgeons shutter their practice, take early retirement and leave their patients stranded.
Learn how this attack destroyed an entire business and what could have been done to prevent this HIPAA Horror Story.