Our Lady of Peace


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 30, 2010
geo: 
Louisville , KY
United States
Records Breached: 

24,600

Breach Total Number: 
24 600
Source: 
Dataloss DB
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A flash drive containing personal information on 24,600 patients is missing from Our Lady of Peace psychiatric hospital. The drive contained the following information on patients admitted since 2002: patient names, room numbers, insurance company names and admission and discharge dates. It didn’t include diagnoses or treatments, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, telephone numbers or addresses for these patients. The drive also included the following information on patients assessed since 2009 but never admitted: name, date of assessment, date of birth and the time they left the hospital. For these patients, the information on the drive didn’t include diagnoses or treatments, Social Security numbers, telephone numbers, addresses or insurance information.