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Blue Cross physicians warned of data breach

Stolen laptop had doctors’ tax IDs

By Kay Lazar
Globe Staff / October 3, 2009

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The largest health insurer in Massachusetts is warning roughly 39,000 physicians and other health care providers in the state that personal information, including Social Security numbers, may have been compromised after a laptop containing the data was stolen in August from an employee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association’s national headquarters in Chicago. (Full article: 544 words)

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