Office of Dr. Jeffry Barnes


Under Review: 
No Review
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 7, 2011
geo: 
IL
United States
Records Breached: 

60

Breach Total Number: 
60
Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Type of breach: 

A woman found the sensitive information of more than 60 people in a recycling bin. Social Security numbers, prescription information, patient names and medical histories were all easily accessible.  The employee responsible for the incident resigned after the mistake and Dr. Barnes agreed to upgrade his shredding practices.