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What action can I take when I find out that a former front

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What action can I take when I find out that a former front office staff member had stolen our Pt database and are now calling those pts to come and get dental services done at her new office? This employee had left my office since august of last year. Can I sue her? Based on what?
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Employment Law
Expert:  Ray replied 1 month ago.

Hi and welcome to JA. Ray here to help you today.Please bear with me a few moments while I review your question, conduct and prepare your response.

Expert:  Ray replied 1 month ago.

Well it is a HIPAA violation report her here.

https://www.hhs.gov/hipaa/filing-a-complaint/

If you had a signed confidentiality agreement or noncompete you can sue here.You would send a cease and desist letter.

Expert:  Ray replied 1 month ago.

I appreciate the chance to help you tonight.Thanks again.

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