BlueCross and BlueShield of Tennessee will offer free identity theft consultation and restoration services to an additional 169,719 members identified as being affected by an October breach of data after hard drives containing protected health information on at least 521,761 members were stolen (see story).

The additional members are family members of 131,909 BCBS of Tennessee subscribers whose name, address, Blues ID number, date of birth and/or diagnosis were on one of the hard drives. The plan soon will send a letter to the subscribers notifying them of the breach and offering identity theft services to them and family members associated with the subscriber's ID number.

Register or login for access to this item and much more

All Health Data Management content is archived after seven days.

Community members receive:
  • All recent and archived articles
  • Conference offers and updates
  • A full menu of enewsletter options
  • Web seminars, white papers, ebooks

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access