Sheppard Air Force Base


Location

Wichita Falls, TX
United States
33° 54' 49.3524" N, 98° 29' 36.1932" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 24, 2012
geo: 
Wichita Falls, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

721

I man found medical records stacked in a bag in a closet while checking for financial records in the home of his estranged wife. The records date from 2003 to 2007 and involve the information of patients of Sheppard Air Force Base's 82nd Medical Group.  Names, Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers, and in some cases, patient diagnoses were on the documents.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Knoxville Medical Clinic, DRD Management


Location

Knoxville, TN
United States
35° 57' 38.2968" N, 83° 55' 14.6604" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 18, 2012
geo: 
Knoxville, TN
United States
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

Wright-Patterson Medical Center


Location

Dayton, OH
United States
39° 45' 32.2128" N, 84° 11' 29.7852" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 17, 2012
geo: 
Dayton, OH
United States
Records Breached: 

3,800

A notebook containing names and Social Security numbers was misplaced after a blood drive.  It was left in a limited-use conference room late in the afternoon and recovered the next morning behind a chair.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services


Location

Springfield, IL
United States
39° 46' 54.1956" N, 89° 39' 0.5328" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 5, 2012
geo: 
Springfield, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

508

The August 31 theft of a briefcase from the home of a contractor resulted in the exposure of nursing home residents.  The briefcase contained names, Social Security numbers, Medicaid recipient numbers, and dates of birth.  

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

CVS Caremark


Location

Woonsocket, RI
United States
42° 0' 10.3536" N, 71° 30' 53.2224" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 4, 2012
geo: 
Woonsocket, RI
United States
Records Breached: 

955 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The theft of paper records may have resulted in the exposure of patient information.  The theft may have occurred on August 13, 2012 and was reported or discovered on November 16, 2012.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

California Department of Public Health (CDPH)


Location

Sacramento, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 6, 2013
geo: 
Sacramento, CA
United States
Extra Info: 

Those with questions may call (855) 737-1796.

Records Breached: 

2,000

A reel containing images of 2,000 State of California Birth Records from May through September of 1974 was found in a publicly accessible location.  Names, Social Security numbers, addresses, and certain types of medical information were in the birth record images.  People in Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, Shasta, Siskiyou, Solano, Sonoma, Stanislaus, Sutter, or Tehama counties and who were born or had a child born in 1974 between May and September were affected.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Academy Studios


Location

Novato, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 16, 2013
geo: 
Novato, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Personnel records were discarded in a public dumpster after Academy Studios. The non-profit closed in April and many of its assets were sold in an online auction on May 21.  The personnel paperwork included names, Social Security numbers, dates of birth, copies of passports, copies of drivers' licenses, I-9 forms, and other employee information.

Source: 
Media

Behavioral Health Network


Location

Springfield, MA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 4, 2013
geo: 
Springfield, MA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A concerned citizen found medical records in a publicly accessible dumpster.  Behavioral Health Network has a shredding vendor and did not have an explanation for the breach.  Behavioral Health Network picked up the remaining files.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Cornerstone Health Care


Location

High Point North Carolina
1814 Westchester Drive
Hight Point, NC
United States
Phone: 1-336-802-2080
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 11, 2014
geo: 
High Point North Carolina
1814 Westchester Drive
Hight Point, NC
United States
Phone: 1-336-802-2080
Records Breached: 

548

Cornerstone Health Care reported a laptop containing information for 548 patients was stolen from Cornerstone Neurology sometime between December 31, 2013 and January 6, 2014.

The laptop contained protected health information such as patient names, dates of birth, physician names and nerve conduction scan summaries. The laptop did not contain any addresses, billing information, or Social Security numbers. The laptop was not connected to their third party billing company or their electronic health records.

Source: 
Media

California Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA)


Location

Sacramento, CA
United States
38° 34' 53.6592" N, 121° 29' 39.84" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 11, 2006
geo: 
Sacramento, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Mailed applications of DCA licensees or prospective licensees for CA state boards and commissions were stolen. The forms include full or partial Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, and potentially payment checks.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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