OMAHA, Nebraska — Electronic health records and other systems are impacted by an IT security incident affecting CHI Health sites in Omaha.
According to Senior Public Relations Strategist Taylor Miller, CHI’s parent company, Common Spirit Health, was impacted by the nationwide security incident.
Some information technology systems have been taken offline as a precaution, according to 3 News Now.
All Omaha facilities, including Lakeside Hospital, Creighton University Medical Center, Bergan Mercy, and Immanuel Medical Center, have been affected, according to reports.
We contacted CHI Health regarding the situation.
“Our facilities are adhering to established procedures for system outages and taking measures to mitigate the inconvenience. We take our duty to protect the privacy of patients and the security of their data very seriously “a spokeswoman added.