Premera Blue Cross suffered a hack last May, exposing claims and clinical data affecting 11 million customers, the Pacific Northwest and Alaska insurer has just confirmed.

The breach was discovered on January 29 of this year, the company said in a statement. That's the same day Anthem discovered its data breach, but a Premera Blue Cross spokesperson tells Insurance Networking News that it's not clear whether or not the two incidents are related at this point.

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