Palm Beach County Health Department


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 12, 2013
geo: 
Palm Beach , FL
United States

Patients with questions may call (561) 671-4014

Records Breached: 

2,800

Breach Total Number: 
2 800
Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A senior desk clerk was arrested for obtaining and releasing patient information for identity theft purposes.  The dishonest employee took home client lists with names, Social Security numbers, and dates of birth.  Patients born between 1991 and 1996 may have had their personal information misused.