Charlie Norwood VA Medical Center

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 1, 2012
Augusta , GA
United States
Georgia US
Records Breached: 

824 (Partial Social Security numbers only)

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The March 30 theft of a physician's laptop resulted in the exposure of personal information. The physician had violated VA policy by placing the personal information on his own laptop.  Veterans may have had the last four digits of their Social Security number, discharge date, and medical provider name exposed.