Officials at Lurie Children’s Hospital tackle cybersecurity breach

Officials at Lurie Children’s Hospital are addressing a cybersecurity attack that caused them to take their network offline while an investigation ensues.

The hospital is continuing to provide care to patients with as few disruptions as possible, officials said in a news release. The hospital is also working with experts and law enforcement.

Lurie is establishing a call center to address the needs of patients and community providers, the news release said.

Officials will post updates on its website at