Kaiser Permanente Northern California Division of Research - 02/04/2014

Kaiser Permanente's Northern California Division of Research informed research patients of a data breach to their system. The company discovered that a server was infected by a malicious software that caused a breakdown in the server's security barriers allowing the hackers to obtain personal information. The information included firs names, last names, dates of birth, ages, genders, addresses, race/ethnicities, medical record numbers, lab results all associated with research provided by individuals as part of research studies.Currently the company has stated that no Social Security numbers or their Kaiser electronic medical record information used for ongoing medical care was not affected.Those affected with questions are asked to call 1-877-811-00191-877-811-0019 from 8 a.m to 6 p.m PDT Monday through Friday or the Department of Health and Human Services through the Office for Civil Rights at 1-800-368-10191-800-368-1019.CallSend SMSAdd to SkypeYou'll need Skype CreditFree via Skype