MO HealthNet, a Medicaid program serving St. Louis and more than 50 counties in Missouri, is notifying 1,357 beneficiaries of a breach of protected health information dating back to October 2011.

The program learned on June 6, 2013, that a software programming error by contractor Infocrossing Inc. resulted in correspondence to the beneficiaries being sent to the wrong address between Oct. 16, 2011, and June 7, 2013. Compromised information included name, date of birth, MO HealthNet identification account number, county name, phone number and the last four digits of the beneficiary’s Social Security number.

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