Five-hospital MultiCare Health System, serving the Tacoma, Wash., metropolitan area, is notifying about 1,200 individuals after the email account of one employee was hacked.

The organization learned of the attack in late November. As cyberattacks in the healthcare industry have increased, providers often learn that they have been hit when a law enforcement agency investigating one breach discovers other organizations have also been affected.

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