Centro de Ortodancia

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 9, 2011
geo: 
Aguadilla , PR
United States
Puerto Rico US
Records Breached: 

2,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Paper records were found to have been exposed to unauthorized parties on or around May 6, 2010.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Health Care Service Corporation (HCSC)

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 9, 2011
geo: 
Chicago , IL
United States
Illinois US
Records Breached: 

501 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The theft of paper records on or around June 28, 2011 resulted in the exposure of patient information.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Pure Med Spa, Brite Smile Brite Skin

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 6, 2012
geo: 
Las Vegas , NV
United States
Nevada US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A woman alerted a local news station to a stash of improperly disposed information.  Credit card applications, patient names, addresses, Social Security numbers, and possibly medical records were found sitting next to a dumpster in a parking lot.  The paperwork came from multiple organizations.  Among the organizations were two closed branches of Pure Med Spa and Brite Smile Brite Skin.  

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Affordable Medical and Surgical Services

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 27, 2012
geo: 
Overland Park , KS
United States
Kansas US
Records Breached: 

1,000

A woman found over 1,000 detailed abortion records in a dumpster when she went to dump her recycling near a local elementary school.  The records included names, Social Security numbers, birth dates, telephone numbers, emergency family contacts, patient health histories, number of children, term of pregnancies, number of previous abortions, reasons for failing to go through with the abortion procedures, and fees paid for the procedures. Many of the records were from 2001 and 2002.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

St. Joseph's Medical Center

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 31, 2012
geo: 
Stockton , CA
United States
California US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A storeroom window at Saint Joseph's HealthCare Clinical Laboratory (HCCL) was discovered broken on February 2, 2012.  Two storage boxes containing HCCL lab requisition forms were missing from the center.  People who received laboratory services between October 24, 2011 and November 18, 2011, between December 13, 2012 and January 5, 2012, and also between January 17, 2012 and January 31, 2012, may have had their names, Social Security numbers, phone numbers, addresses, and insurance information exposed.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 6, 2012
geo: 
Lawrence , MA
United States
Massachusetts US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Two masked men stole several bags of documents and records from a state courier truck outside the Lawrence Registry of Motor Vehicle (RMV) branch on Wednesday April 4.  However, the trash included records from the Wilmington branch of the RMV. Registration transactions, duplicate titles, crash reports, citation payments, rebate requests, and municipal parking records from transactions that occurred between Friday March, 30 and Monday, April 2 were stolen.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Dayton VA Medical Center

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 2, 2012
geo: 
Dayton , OH
United States
Ohio US
Records Breached: 

16

Documents with Social Security numbers, dates of birth, and other sensitive information were found in the home of a deceased VA employee in May.  The records were found in a box in the attic of the home.  It is unclear why the employee took the information home.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Knoxville Medical Clinic, DRD Management

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 18, 2012
geo: 
Knoxville , TN
United States
Tennessee US
Records Breached: 

1,000 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A former employee took paper documents with patient information without permission.  It is unclear if the former employee meant to use the information for fraud purposes.  Patient names, dates of clinic visits, dates for scheduled opiate addiction dosages, and the dosage amounts were in the paper documents.  The documents were recovered.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Greenville County School District

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 29, 2012
geo: 
Greenville , SC
United States
South Carolina US
Records Breached: 

100

A filing cabinet that was full of personnel information was accidentally locked, wrapped, and shipped to a prison in February of 2012.  The prison supervisor unlocked the filing cabinet, noticed that it still contained files, and immediately sent it back.  Employee driver's license and Social Security numbers were in the cabinet.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Douglas County Probation Office

Type of organization: 
Year of Breach: 
Type of breach: 
Under Review: 
0
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 28, 2012
geo: 
Omaha , NE
United States
Nebraska US
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A county clerk was the victim of a car theft. She had left sensitive documents for homicide trials in the trunk of her car.  The documents were recovered from the car wreckage.  Personal information for police officers associated with the homicide trials and names and addresses of witnesses could have been exposed. Documents will be scanned and never physically taken from the courthouse again as a result of the breach.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

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