Dartmouth-Hitchcock - 20/01/2014

Dartmouth-Hitchcock informed patients of a security breach involving their personal information that is maintained by the company.On or around December 3, 2013, the company discovered that, as a result of a phishing incident, certain employee user accounts had unauthorized activity in the Employee Self Service Direct Deposit Payroll system. The company launched an investigation and found further unauthorized access to this same system from October 6, 2013 through December 2, 2013. The information accessed included full names, bank account information (routing and checking account numbers), Social Security numbers along with other information the employee supplied to the self service system. Employees are asked to call IS Security Manager, Charles Goff at 1-603-653-1380 or email IS-Security@hitchcock.org.