More than 900 Texas Children’s Health Plan members’ personal and medical information may have been compromised in a security breach late last year.
Affected members of the insurance plan, which consists of Medicaid and Children’s Health Insurance Program patients, were notified by mail on Friday.
Last month, a review of the insurance plan revealed that a former employee had emailed batches of member information from her office to a personal email account in November and December against company policy. The employee has been fired.
“We have no indication that any of the member information has been used inappropriately,” a spokeswoman for the plan said Friday.
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