3rd Warner Chilcott Sales Manager Pleads Guilty To HIPAA Violation

Mealey's (November 16, 2015, 9:51 AM EST) -- BOSTON — A third former Warner Chilcott sales manager on Nov. 12 pleaded guilty to a criminal charge of disclosing identifiable health care information for allegedly accessing patient records to submit prior authorizations for prescription of the company’s Atelvia osteoporosis drug (United State of America v. Landon Eckles, No. 15-cr-10320, D. Mass.).

Landon Eckles, 30, of Huntersville, N.C., pleaded guilty to wrongful disclosure of identifiable health care information in violation of the criminal provisions of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA). Eckles entered his...
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