University of Miami Health System

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 7, 2012
Miami , FL
United States
Florida US
Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
64 846
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Two University of Miami Hospital employees were using patient registration sheets to inappropriately access patient information.  Anyone who was seen at University of Miami Hospital between October 2010 and July 2012 may have been affected.  Patient names, addresses, dates of birth, insurance policy numbers, and reasons for visits were exposed.  The last four digits of patients' Social Security numbers, were exposed in many cases and full Social Security numbers were exposed in some cases. The dishonest employees were terminated immediately and may have sold some of the information to unauthorized parties.