Sentara Healthcare, Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2013
Virginia Beach , VA
United States
Virginia US
Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
3 700
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Two dishonest nurse aides gathered information from at least 12 patients in order to file fraudulent tax returns.  The breach occurred between September of 2011 and April of 2013.  Some of the patients were from Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital.  The nurses' aides were indicted on charges of conspiracy to defraud the government.