Coastal Behavioral Healthcare, Inc.


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 22, 2012
geo: 
Sarasota , FL
United States
Records Breached: 

4,907 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Breach Total Number: 
0
Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

Numerous documents containing patient information were found in a vehicle during a traffic stop.  A law enforcement officer notified Coastal Behavioral Healthcare of the potential breach on October 10, 2012.  The documents contained a list of 136 Coastal Behavioral Healthcare patient names and identifying information dated April 2011.  It is unclear how the information was breached and how many additional patients may have been affected.