Portland Veterans Affairs Medical Center


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 21, 2011
geo: 
Portland , OR
United States
Records Breached: 

50 (Between 50 and 75)

Breach Total Number: 
50
Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Between 50 and 75 patient ID cards were lost in January. Social Security numbers, dates of birth and other personal information were on the cards. The cards had previously been mailed to the wrong addresses and were being stored in the hospital's enrollment office.