Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Rhode Island (BCBSRI) is blaming a vendor for a breach that compromised the personal health information of 1,567 people and Philadelphia-based Insurer Independence Blue Cross was breached in a separate incident.
The unnamed vendor reportedly sent the member benefits explanations, also known as health-care services summaries, to the wrong BCBSRI member in the same household or on the same family policy, according to the Providence Journal.
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