Hazleton Community Ambulance Association

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
October 23, 2011
geo: 
Hazleton , PA
United States
Pennsylvania US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds of sheets were found inside of folders in improperly discarded boxes.  The sheets were easily visible and accessible through sliding doors on either side of the dumpster and a firefighter alerted a local newspaper

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

University of Hawaii - Kapi'olani Community College

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 13, 2011
geo: 
Honolulu , HI
United States
Hawaii US
Records Breached: 

2,000

A worker noticed that boxes of sensitive financial records were out of place.  Some boxes were discovered to be missing and officials began searching for them on July 1.  The breach was reported to students during the first week of August.  It is unclear when the boxes were taken and there was no sign of forced entry into the area where they were stored.  The files contained names, addresses, Social Security numbers and credit cards.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

University of Missouri Health Care

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 19, 2011
geo: 
Columbia , MO
United States
Missouri US
Extra Info: 

Patients with questions may call a customer service representative at (573) 882-2013 or (573) 884-1983.  Customer service representatives can also be reached at (800) 877 2372.  More information is available at http://www.muhealth.org/ProtectedInformation.

Records Breached: 

1,288

On June 14, University of Missouri Health Care officials failed to receive an expected delivery of copies of patient billing information and immediately notified the University of Missouri Police Department.  The package had been sent via private courier to University of Missouri Health Care from a Kansas City bank that serves as the clearinghouse for the University of Missouri Health Care’s billing.  The package included copies of payments received by the bank between June 6 and June 13 and would have exposed bank account numbers, partial credit card numbers, names and

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Trinity Medical Center (Montclair Baptist Medical Center)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 3, 2011
geo: 
Birmingham , AL
United States
Alabama US
Records Breached: 

4,500

A former employee woman was caught stealing patient information for the purpose of identity theft.  Hundreds of pages of information with patient names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, and some medical information such as scheduled procedure were found at the employee's woman's residential address. The information is from stolen surgery schedules and was taken between March 22 and April 1.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

The VA Caribbean Healthcare System

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 9, 2011
geo: 
San Juan , PR
United States
Puerto Rico US
Extra Info: 

Veteran patients with questions may call 855-735-8888.

Records Breached: 

6,006 (1,691 people received credit monitoring services)

Veterans and staff had their personal information left unsecured in an open area in the San Juan VA Medical Center. Some of the information included patient care assignment documents with names and Social Security numbers an counseling letters.  It is not clear what type of staff information was exposed.  The information was supposed to have been shredded.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Denver Players, Denver Sugar

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 8, 2011
geo: 
Denver , CO
United States
Colorado US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Hundreds of documents were stolen from the home of the former owner of the escort services.  A computer and a large container of files were stolen during the Monday, June 6 burglary.  The files contained the names and numbers of clientele as well as appointment logs, schedule books and credit card receipts.  Some of the clients used fake names and some had high profile status.  Denver Players and Denver Sugar had previously been exposed as prostitution operations.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Cahaba Government Benefit Administrators LLC

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 3, 2011
geo: 
Birmingham , AL
United States
Alabama US
Records Breached: 

13,412 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

On April 11, 2011, someone discovered that sensitive paper records had been disclosed to outside parties or accessed without authorization.  Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) uses Cahaba for administration of Medicare fee-for-service programs.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Tuba City Regional Health Care Corporation

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 3, 2011
geo: 
Tuba City , AZ
United States
Arizona US
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

Navos Mental Health Solutions

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 3, 2011
geo: 
Seattle , WA
United States
Washington US
Extra Info: 

Navos also has an outpatient service in Burien, Washington.

Records Breached: 

2,700 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Paper records with sensitive information were misplaced, stolen, or improperly accessed sometime around March 15, 2011.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Sutter Gould Medical Foundation (SGMF)

Type of breach: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of organization: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 5, 2011
geo: 
Stockton , CA
United States
California US
Extra Info: 

Patients with questions may call 1-877-398-1294 or email SGMFPublicRelations@sutterhealth.org.

Records Breached: 

1,200

Around 1,200 patient records were misplaced on May 27 and were buried in a landfill.  The box of records contained patient names, Social Security numbers, addresses, diagnostic test results, provider notes and correspondence, disability forms and insurance information.  An unnamed SGMF vendor is responsible for displacing the box.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

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