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Friday Jul 25 | JD Supra

California Appellate Court Requires Actual Viewing of Confidential...

In a case against Sutter Health involving records from a stolen office computer, the California Court of Appeal recently issued a decision limiting plaintiffs' ability to state a claim and obtain statutory damages under the California Medical Information Act without a showing that the medical information was actually viewed by an unauthorized ... (more)

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

HealthLawProf Blog

The $4 billion Medical Data Breach Case That Lost It's Way

Sutter Health v. Superior Court , 2014 WL 3589699 , is a medical data breach class action case that raises questions beyond the specifics of the Californian Confidentiality of Medical Information Act .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, California, California Government

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Business Journal

Sutter Health data breach case dismissal has precedent

The appeals court ruling that dismissed a data breach class action against Sutter Health was not the first to contend no damages are due when it appears nobody actually looked at or used the stolen information.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Court halts $4 billion privacy suit against Sutter Health

A state appellate court Monday ordered the dismissal of a lawsuit that could have cost Sutter Health more than $4 billion when it ruled that millions of the healthcare giant's patients had no right to sue over the theft of a computer with their personal, medical and insurance records on its hard drive.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Sacramento, CA, Duarte, CA

Business Journal

More than half of local doctors work in health system medical groups

The number of local doctors who work for medical groups associated with the four big health systems in the Sacramento region is up 65 percent from a decade ago.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Sacramento, CA, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Mon Jul 14, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Stanislaus Surgical Hospital always a different patient experience

The physician-owned hospital, at East Orangeburg Avenue and Oakdale Road, marks its 30th anniversary today, giving its leaders the right to boast about its approach to health care.

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Related Topix: Modesto, CA, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Medicare, Health

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Merced Sun-Star

Telehealth expanding at Memorial Hospital Los Banos

Like many community hospitals in the Central Valley, Memorial Hospital Los Banos struggled to recruit critical care intensivists to the area.

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Related Topix: Los Banos, CA, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Nursing

Mon Jul 07, 2014

Business Journal

Anthem, Sutter, UCSF and Brown & Toland form Bay Area ACO focusing on chronic care

Anthem Blue Cross says three major Bay Area health care providers, UCSF Medical Group, Brown & Toland Physicians and several medical foundations linked to Sutter Health have agreed to join a regional ACO that focuses on patients with two or more chronic conditions.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Business Journal

Nurses at Sutter's Modesto hospital vote "no" to unionization

Registered nurses at a Modesto hospital affiliated with Sutter Health want to remain non-union, according to preliminary results from a vote last week.

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Related Topix: Nursing, Medicine, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

Business Journal

Sutter Health planning to expand Roseville medical center

Sutter Roseville Medical Center is moving ahead with plans to build another medical office building and parking garage on its burgeoning campus near Interstate 80. Construction of a three-story, 60,000 square foot office building and five-story, 475-space parking garage were approved by the city planning commission last week.

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