Wayne Memorial Hospital

Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 7, 2013
Honesdale , PA
United States
Pennsylvania US
Records Breached: 

1,182 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

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An unencrypted disc that contained patient information was lost in transit.  The disc had names, Medicare account numbers, and outstanding account balances from patients who visited the Honesdale hospital between 2007 and 2012.  A legal envelope that contained the disc was mailed on November 28 and arrived at Novitas Solutions in Pittsburgh in a cardboard box without the disc.