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Connecticut AG using HITECH powers again

No rest for this state attorney general [1], made (HITECH) famous for being the first to sue using newly granted powers to state AGs to pursue lawsuits involving HIPAA violations.

And here is the hospital’s statement on the breach [2]. Looks like a case of a former employee using a password to get into a system and contact prospective clients.