NYC Health + Hospitals adds 43,000 to CaptureRx victim toll: 22 hospitals, healthcare organizations affected


NYC Health + Hospitals is among 22 hospitals and healthcare providers that have been affected by the ransomware attack that exposed patient data. The New York City health system is adding 43,737 patients to the list of millions of patients whose protected health information has been exposed.

CaptureRx, a San Antonio-based health IT company that helps hospitals manage their 340B drug programs, reported unusual activity in some of its files from Feb. 6 to March 30. Compromised files contained patient records with protected health information, including names, birthdates and prescription details. CaptureRx notified hospitals of the attack in April.

CaptureRx reported that there are 2,420,141 known victims affected by the breach.

Here is a list of hospitals and healthcare providers that have reported breaches stemming from the incident and the number of patients affected:

NYC Health + Hospitals: 43,737

Faxton St. Luke's Healthcare, an affiliate of Mohawk Valley Health System (Utica, N.Y.): 17,000+

Trinity Twin City Hospital (Dennison, Ohio): 9,500+

Jones Memorial Hospital (Rochester, N.Y.): 8,962

Hudson Headwaters Health Network (Queensbury, N.Y.): 8,100

UPMC Cole (Coudersport, Pa.) and UPMC Wellsboro (Pa.): 7,400 

Gifford Health Care (Randolph, Vt.): 6,777 

Ascension St. Joseph Hospital (Tawas City, Mich.): 5,807

Brownsville Community Health Center, an affiliate of New Horizon Medical Center: 4,258

Massena (N.Y.) Hospital: 1,897

Lourdes Hospital (Binghamton, N.Y.): 1,745

Ascension Standish (Mich.) Hospital: 1,705

Adirondack Health (Saranac Lake, N.Y.): 800+

Kaleida Health (Buffalo, N.Y.): 600

Bayhealth (Dover, Del.): 565

MetroHealth System (Cleveland): Unknown 

Mount St. Mary's Hospital, affiliate of Catholic Health (Lewiston, N.Y.): Unknown

Sisters of Charity Hospital, affiliate of Catholic Health (Buffalo, N.Y.): Unknown

Harbor Regional Health Community Hospital (Aberdeen, Wash.): Unknown

Marshall Medical Center (Placerville, Calif.): Unknown

Penobscot Community Health Care (Bangor, Maine): Unknown

Walmart: Unknown

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