Blockbuster Inc.


Location

San Diego, CA
United States
32° 42' 55.1844" N, 117° 9' 26.118" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 20, 2011
geo: 
San Diego, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A box of employee files and completed job applications was found outside of a Blockbuster store by a concerned citizen. The store was scheduled to close. The documents inside the boxes should have been shredded. Names, addresses, Social Security numbers and other information associated with employees and job applicants were exposed. Some of the information included surveillance descriptions about and confessions from employees who were fired from the Blockbuster. Blockbuster stated that the incident was against their corporate policies and agreed to shred the information.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation


Location

Tuba City, AZ
United States
36° 8' 5.9748" N, 111° 14' 23.5068" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 3, 2011
geo: 
Tuba City, AZ
United States
Extra Info: 

Patients who believe their information was exposed may contact Tuba City Regional at 1-928-283-2452.

Records Breached: 

2,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Patient dietician treatment cards were discovered missing.  The cards contained patient names, dates of birth, phone numbers, medical record numbers, treatment plans, progress notes, medications, diagnoses, procedures, heights, weights, visit dates, and other diagnostic findings.  Tuba City Regional suspects that the cards were misplaced during a relocation and inadvertently destroyed in the facility's trash compactor.  The approximate date of the disappearance was not reported; but the discovery was made on or around April 1, 2011.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Methodist Hospital


Location

Houston, TX
United States
29° 45' 36.6948" N, 95° 22' 9.804" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 9, 2011
geo: 
Houston, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Three people are accused of using cancer and transplant patient files from Methodist Hospital to make fraudulent purchases.  A dishonest employee took the birth dates and Social Security numbers of patients and passed them along to two co-conspirators.  The trio then opened accounts and took out loans in the names of at least five patients.  They face life in prison if convicted.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Kunz Opera House


Location

Pinckneyville, IL
United States
38° 4' 49.1844" N, 89° 22' 55.3152" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 3, 2011
geo: 
Pinckneyville, IL
United States
Extra Info: 

ER patients in Metropolis and Staunton who saw Dr. Tim Mathis may have been affected.

Records Breached: 

4200 (Unknown number SSNs)

A physician kept 14 boxes of medical records from former patients in the front window of his building.  A fire that struck the building, the Kunz Opera House, damaged the records and personal property.  Some records were found in the street.  An unspecified number of the damaged records were then buried in a secure location. 

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Family Chiropractic Center


Location

Omaha, NE
United States
41° 15' 8.5068" N, 95° 59' 52.7568" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 20, 2012
geo: 
Kokomo, IN
United States
Records Breached: 

450 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Between 400 and 450 medical records were stolen from a chiropractic clinic during a January 2 burglary.  Files for patients with last names ending in DOD through DRI; ending in ELL through GAT; and ending in GIF through HAL and who had been to the clinic since January 1, 2008 were taken.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Pacific Gas and Electric (PG&E)


Location

Lodi, CA
United States
38° 7' 48.7092" N, 121° 16' 20.8092" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 7, 2012
geo: 
Lodi, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

100

A payment drop box was broken into sometime during the weekend of March 5. Customers who used the box around that time may have had their banking institution information, check account numbers, addresses, names, phone numbers, and driver's license numbers stolen.  PG&E will change the account numbers and passwords of customers who had their information stolen.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Restart Behavioral Health Care


Location

Greenville, NC
United States
35° 36' 45.5796" N, 77° 21' 58.8744" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 2, 2012
geo: 
Greenville, NC
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Sensitive paperwork was left in a publicly accessible dumpster after Restart Behavioral Health Care moved to a new location. Contact information and financial information such as email addresses, phone numbers, names, and check receipts could be found.  Social Security card information and Medicaid numbers were also in the dumpster.  A local news team contacted the owner of Restart.  He refused to comment on the situation, but demanded the return of the documents.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Kindred Healthcare Inc. (Kindred Transitional Care and Rehabilitation)


Location

Sellersburg, IN
United States
38° 23' 53.2392" N, 85° 45' 17.8704" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 16, 2012
geo: 
Sellersburg, IN
United States
Records Breached: 

1,504

An office burglary sometime around June 4 resulted in the theft of a safe.  The safe held tapes used for backing up Kindred data related to past, present, and prospective patients.  Diagnosis information, Social Security numbers, clinical information, bank account and other financial information, addresses, dates of birth, insurance numbers, dates that services were received from Kindred, discharge locations, daily activities, collections letters, and medications received may have been exposed.  People admitted between 2009 and 2012 may have been exposed.  

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

PST Services, Inc., Litton and Giddings Radiological Associates, P.C.


Location

Springfield, MT
United States
27° 32' 54.2904" N, 99° 29' 3.2388" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 11, 2012
geo: 
Springfield, MT
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Litton and Giddings' janitorial service, PST Services, failed to shred patient billing records before sending them to a Springfield recycling company.  The records may have been viewed by unauthorized parties before being destroyed at the recycling center.  

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

MedStar Good Samaritan Nursing Center, Mid America Health, Inc. (MAH)


Location

Baltimore, MD
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 28, 2013
geo: 
Baltimore, MD
United States
Records Breached: 

18 (Three Social Security Numbers reported)

A paper file was stolen from the car of a dental assistant who was treating residents at the MedStar Good Samaritan Nursing Center.  The file contained names, dates of birth, medical and dental evaluation information, medical and dental providers' names and license numbers, and the Social Security numbers of three residents.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net
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