Hackensack University Medical Center


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 2, 2012
geo: 
Hackensack , NJ
United States

Concerned patients may call 1-855-755-8482 and dial 42250 22112 when asked to enter a reference code.

Records Breached: 

445

Breach Total Number: 
445
Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

On September 26, 2011, Hackensack University Medical Center became aware that a dishonest employee had accessed patient information prior to September 1, 2011.  A former employee working as a clerk took confidential patient files from an outpatient clinic.  The files contained names, Social Security numbers, addresses, dates of birth, driver's license numbers, health insurance cards, and other insurance information.  No medical records were taken.