Ohio hospital cancels procedures due to computer system disruption: 4 details

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Monday, September 28th, 2020
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Ashtabula (Ohio) County Medical Center reported a computer system blackout on Sept. 24 that lasted a minimum of through the next day, according to the Star Beacon.

4 details:.

1. The healthcare facility implemented downtime treatments and worked to get the systems back online after a technical interruption.

2. Some appointments and optional procedures were canceled due to the event.

3. The health centers five household health centers also lost computer access; nurses and doctors might not access laboratory outcomes, prescriptions or health history.

4. In the past week, Omaha-based Nebraska Medicine as well as Las Vegas-based Valley Health System reported similar computer interruptions.

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