St. Rita's Medical Center

Date Breach Made Public: 
March 5, 2009
Lima , OH
United States
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Dataloss DB
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A home-health employee for St. Rita's Medical Center had a bag stolen during an automobile break-in. The bag contained information on some patients, including names, dated of birth, addresses, phone numbers, patient identification numbers, and the names of case managers and physicians. In some cases it also included Social Security numbers and the type of treatment being provided, according to a letter given to the patients involved.