St. Francis patients affected by data breach

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INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — Franciscan St. Francis Health says that some of their patients could be affected by a recent data breach.

The breach was reported to the hospital by Medical Informatics Engineering (MIE).

MIE sent letters to those affected by the breach. MIE says that only people who have received the letter have information that has been compromised.

Customers who received the letter should call the toll free number provided and are encouraged to check their personal information. Each patient will also receive free credit monitoring.

If you have been affected by the breach you should also contact each one of your credit card companies to inform them.

The FBI is actively investigating the breach. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others and keep the conversation on topic and civil. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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