Palm Beach County Health Department

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

Patients with questions may call (561) 671-4014

Records Breached: 


Breach Total Number: 
2 800
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.