University of Miami Miller School of Medicine


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 30, 2012
geo: 
Miami , FL
United States

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Records Breached: 

1,219 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Breach Total Number: 
0
Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A briefcase containing an unencrypted flash drive was stolen from the vehicle of a University of Miami Miller School of Medicine pathologist on November 24, 2011.  It contained the names, medical record numbers, ages, sexes, diagnosis information, and treatment information of patients who had specimens reviewed by the department of pathology between 2005 and 2011.