HCA is the latest healthcare corporation to be a victim of identity theft, with cyber thieves stealing patients’ names, addresses, emails, phone numbers, birth dates, and when and where they last saw a provider. Addressing why patients have not yet been told, Dillon notes that it is “a huge undertaking with this much data … it’s not something [HCA] can find out in a week.”
Bill Dillon is the former managing shareholder of the firm’s Tallahassee office and is Board Certified by the Florida Bar as a specialist in the area of Health Care law. He is also certified by the Health Care Compliance Association in the area of corporate compliance (CHC) and the International Association of Privacy Professionals as an Information Privacy Professional for the U.S. Section (CIPP/US). Bill focuses his practice on assisting health care providers and entities to adhere to the complex regulatory requirements of the health care sector.