The woman, a transplant assistant, had access to information of patients and transplant donors and stole names, Social Security numbers and dates of birth.
"she had access to information of patients and [transplant] donors and stole names, Social Security numbers and dates of birth." - Court documentsThe fraud was discovered when a victim tried to file for unemployment benefits. Rather than have identity theft discovered by a third party, organizations can proactively detect it with low-cost on-demand SaaS analytics services.
Learn how to proactively detect identity theft and unauthorized breaches of data privacy, even by authorized users - with no hardware and no on-site software.Sources:
(a) TX: Former Methodist Healthcare employee sentenced to more than 10 years; stole patient info for unemployment benefits - www.DataBreaches.net, 04/24/2015