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Lurie Children’s Hospital restores phone, electronic medical records systems more than month after cyberattack [Video]

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CHICAGO (WLS) — Lurie Children’s Hospital has restored some of its key systems Monday, more than a month since the hospital was hit by a cyberattack.

Lurie said it has reactivated its electronic health record platform, and its phone system is fully back up and running.

The online patient portal MyChart is still down.

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“We recognize the concern and inconvenience this system outage may cause our patient-families and community providers, and are working diligently to resolve this matter as quickly and effectively as possible. We thank you for your continued patience,” the statement said.

Lurie Children’s Hospital confirmed their network was “accessed by a known criminal threat actor” during a press conference on Thursday.

Thursday marked the ninth day of Lurie Children’s working offline without phones, email and other communications, due to a cyberattack.

Hospital officials did not provide information about who the criminal actor could be. Internal …

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