Vidant Pungo Hospital

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No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 22, 2012
Belhaven , NC
United States
Records Breached: 

1,100 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

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Paper jackets that held radiology films were thrown away with office trash instead of being properly discarded.  The paper jackets contained names, addresses, dates of birth, ages, sex, race, and information on dates and names of radiology procedures prior to May of 2012.  The paper jackets are believed to have been picked up by a sanitation company and discarded in a landfill.