Data Breaches

Breach Subtotal

Breach Type: all
Organization Type: all
Year(s) of Breach: all
Company or Organization:
Date Made Public:
August 3, 2018
Company: Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Colorado
Location: , Colorado
Type of breach:
DISC
Type of organization:
MED
Records Breached:
900

Location of breached information: Paper/Films

Business associate present: No

Information Source:
US Department of Health and Human Services
Date Made Public:
August 12, 2014
Company: Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Colorado
Location: , Colorado
Type of breach:
DISC
Type of organization:
MED
Records Breached:
11,551

The covered entity (CE), Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of Colorado, reported that on July 24, 2014, it erroneously mailed letters containing protected health information (PHI) to incorrect recipients, affecting 11,551 individuals. Each letter contained the name of another program member in a chronic condition management program. The CE provided breach notification to HHS, affected individuals, and the media. As a result of OCR's investigation, the CE sanctioned and retrained the responsible employee.

Location of breached information: Other

Business associate present: No

Information Source:
US Department of Health and Human Services
CSV