Xerox Accused of Reckless Misuse of Data

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Texas Medicaid officials, already in a legal battle with Xerox Corp. over the company’s alleged failure to prevent widespread dental fraud, filed another lawsuit Tuesday accusing Xerox of improperly taking large quantities of medical records and not protecting patients’ confidentiality.

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The state Health and Human Services Commission said it filed a lawsuit in state district court in Austin seeking return of the patient data.

The commission said it also has filed a notice with federal officials that Xerox “is now out of compliance” with privacy rules under the 1996 federal Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act.

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