Titus Regional Medical Center (TRMC)

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Date Breach Made Public: 
July 23, 2012
Mount Pleasant , TX
United States
Texas US

The official TRMC notice can be found herehttp://www.titusregional.com/PublicNotices.htm

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The March 28, 2012 loss of a laptop during a routine patient transportation resulted in the exposure of protected health information.  It was encrypted and password protected.  The laptop was most likely let on the fender of an ambulance and lost during a route.  Patient names, Social Security numbers, addresses, and medical data related to services provided by the EMS department may have been on the laptop. Notice of the breach was given on May 24.