Emory Healthcare

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 22, 2011
Atlanta , GA
United States

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Records Breached: 

2,400 (77 confirmed cases)

Breach Total Number: 
2 400
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Seventy-seven patients had their Social Security numbers stolen and used for fraudulent tax returns. Patient names and possibly addresses, dates of birth, clinic numbers, limited health information and health insurance companies were exposed. Patients who were seen in orthopaedics between May of 2008 and January of 2009 for something other than physical therapy were affected.