Mount Sinai Hospital

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Date Breach Made Public: 
May 31, 2012
Miami Beach , FL
United States
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Eleven computer screen printouts of personal information and seven credit cards of Mount Sinai patients were found in a vehicle that was searched after a motorist was stopped for reckless driving.  An employee of Mount Sinai was linked to patient personal information that was found during the traffic stop. She was arrested and accused of accessing and printing the names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth of 340 patients for identity theft purposes.