Arkansas hospitals among those hit by hackers

The personal information of 4.5 million people could be at risk after hackers targeted Community Health Systems.{}

The organization operates more than 200 hospitals in 29 states including some in Arkansas.{}

The breach happened sometime in April and June of this year. The hackers accessed patients' names, social security numbers, addresses and phone numbers.{}

Anyone who received treatment from one of the network-owned hospital in the last 5 years is affected.{}

The Arkansas hospitals are Siloam Springs Regional Hospital, Willow Creek Women's Hospital in Johnson, Northwest Medical Center in Springdale, Northwest Medical Center in Bentonville, Forest City Medical Center, Harris Hospital in Newport, Helena Regional Medical Center, and Medical Center of South Arkansas in El Dorado.