Private Medical Practice


Location

Fort Myers, FL
United States
26° 38' 26.2608" N, 81° 52' 20.3088" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
January 22, 2008
geo: 
Fort Myers, FL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Medical documents with Social Security numbers were found in a dumpster.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Instant Tax Service


Location

Anderson, IN
United States
40° 6' 19.152" N, 85° 40' 48.9144" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 18, 2011
geo: 
Anderson, IN
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A pile of burned tax documents was found outside of Instant Tax Service.  Names, Social Security numbers, wages and contact information were still visible on the documents.  Employees denied that they were responsible and claimed that their office possessed a shredder.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

TRICARE Management Activity


Location

Aurora, CO
United States
39° 43' 45.9552" N, 104° 49' 54.912" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 21, 2011
geo: 
Aurora, CO
United States
Records Breached: 

4,500 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

Paper records with sensitive information were stolen on June 25, 2010.  The types of information the paper records contained was not revealed.  The breach does not appear to have been disclosed until May of 2011.

Source: 
HHS via PHIPrivacy.net

Platte Valley Medical Center (PVMC), Centura Health


Location

Brighton, CO
United States
39° 59' 6.9432" N, 104° 49' 13.9008" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
June 17, 2011
geo: 
Brighton, CO
United States
Extra Info: 

Centura Health's St. Anthony Central, St. Anthony North and Porter Adventist were affected.

PVMC patients with questions may email gfanselau@pvmc.org or call 303-498-3618.

Records Breached: 

265

A contract nurse who was employed by PVMC between May of 2010 and January of 2011 misused patient information.  At least 76 PVMC patients became victims of identity theft.  The nurse was employed at multiple locations.  The former employee may have accessed a total of 142 patient records while at PVMC, and 123 while working in the Centura Health system. He faces 90 felony counts related to illegally accessing patient files and identity theft.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Summit Medical Group, Emory Family Practice, Fountain City Family Physicians, Office of Dr. Kenneth Reese


Location

Knoxville, TN
United States
35° 57' 38.2968" N, 83° 55' 14.6604" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 28, 2011
geo: 
Knoxville, TN
United States
Extra Info: 

Patients at the Summit Medical Group medical centers at Deane Hill and Northshore Drive were affected.  Affected patients may call 865-212-0116.

Records Breached: 

750 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

The September 4 theft of documents from an employee's car resulted in the exposure of patient names and diagnoses.  The car was parked at the employee's home.  Summit Medical Group account numbers, dates of birth, primary physician's names, names of hospitals, and dates of discharges were exposed.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission


Location

Columbus, OH
United States
39° 57' 40.2336" N, 82° 59' 55.6584" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
November 21, 2011
geo: 
Columbus, OH
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

A state government watchdog revealed that confidential personal information was located in an outdoor trash bin.  The documents contained documents related to a job agency for Ohioans with disabilities.  The extent of the breach and the cause of the breach are being investigated.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

Doshi Diagnostic Center


Location

New York, NY
United States
40° 42' 51.6708" N, 74° 0' 21.5028" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 15, 2012
geo: 
New York, NY
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Sensitive documents were placed in public trash bags.  The bags were opened and the documents were found scattered across a sidewalk.  Confidential patient records which included names, Social Security numbers, unemployment compensation records, copies of benefits cards, and other patient personal information were exposed. Patients dating back to 2006 were affected. 

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Warren County Iowa, Iowa Department of Human Services


Location

Indianola, IA
United States
41° 21' 28.9728" N, 93° 33' 26.7768" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
May 12, 2012
geo: 
Indianola, IA
United States
Records Breached: 

3,000

Warren County residents had their names, Social Security numbers, addresses, phone numbers, and other information exposed.  A fire destroyed a Warren County human services office on December 4, 2011.  Records from the location that were due to be shredded were moved to a secure facility owned by warren County.  A county maintenance worker mistakenly moved a container full of the damaged sensitive records back to the destroyed building in early February of 2012.

Source: 
Databreaches.net

SwedishAmerican Hospital


Location

Rockford, IL
United States
42° 16' 16.0716" N, 89° 5' 38.382" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 12, 2012
geo: 
Rockford, IL
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Around 1,500 X-ray films were stolen from SwedishAmerican Hospital on May 31. Someone claiming to be the person responsible for picking up and destroying the films was able to steal them.  Patient names, medical record numbers, dates of service, and dates of birth were exposed. Representatives believe the risk of identity theft is low since extracting the silver from X-ray films is usually the motive for similar thefts.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Advanced Clinical Research Institute


Location

Anaheim, CA
United States
33° 50' 7.0548" N, 117° 54' 52.2144" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 30, 2012
geo: 
Anaheim, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

875 (No SSNs or financial information reported)

A vehicle containing paper records was impounded overnight.  Some papers with the sensitive information of research participants were discovered missing when the vehicle was reclaimed. The breach occurred on or around January 26.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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