L.A. Care Health Plan

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 22, 2012
Los Angeles , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

18,000 (No Social Security numbers or financial information reported)

Breach Total Number: 
California Attorney General
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A mailing error caused ID cards to be mailed to the wrong members.  The cards were mailed on September 17, 2012 and the problem was discovered on September 18, 2012.  Names, member ID numbers, and dates of birth were exposed.

UPDATE (05/21/2013): A total of 18,000 people were affected.