Insurance Co. of the West (ICW)


Location

Del Mar, CA
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 21, 2013
geo: 
Del Mar, CA
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Confidential medical records were found under a freeway by a concerned citizen. A local news team investigation traced the documents back to the insurance claims processor ICW. ICW reported that the issue occurred on February 28 when a bin with files broke open on the way to a disposal site.  An unnamed document destruction company responsible for the documents was replaced. Names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, and other sensitive and medical information were on the documents. 

Source: 
Media

Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Fort Worth, Shred-it


Location

Fort Worth, TX
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
July 11, 2013
geo: 
Fort Worth, TX
United States
Extra Info: 

People who may have been affected may call 1-877-216-3789 and use reference code 4537070513.

Records Breached: 

277,000 (Unknown number of SSNs)

A concerned citizen alerted police to a situation on May 11.  Old microfiche records were discovered in a park even though they should have been destroyed by the Hospital's contractor Shred-it.  The records contained names, addresses, dates of birth, and health information and were from 1980 to 1990. Some records also contained Social Security numbers.  

Source: 
Media

Medtronic


Location

Fridley, MN
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 2, 2013
geo: 
Fridley, MN
United States
Records Breached: 

2,764

A box of training records went missing from a Medtronic facility in Minnesota.  Most of the records dated back to 2008.  People who received training in using insulin pumps or continuous glucose monitoring devices may have been affected. A limited number of patients had their Social Security numbers exposed.  Those who may have been affected were notified in early July.

Source: 
PHIPrivacy.net

Los Angeles County Department of Health/Sutherland Healthcare Solutions


Location

Portland
PO Box 6336
Portland, OR
United States
Date Breach Made Public: 
March 6, 2014
geo: 
Portland
PO Box 6336
Portland, OR
United States
Records Breached: 

168,000

On February 5, 2014 Sutherland Healthcare Solutions, who provides patient billing and collection services for Los Angeles County was broken into and computers were stolen. Information that was stored on these computers included first and last names, Social Security numbers, billing information, dates of birth, addresses, diagnosises and other medical information.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Snelling Staffing LLC


Location

Dallas Texas
4055 Valley View Lane
Dallas, TX
United States
Phone: 1-800-411-6401
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 22, 2014
geo: 
Dallas Texas
4055 Valley View Lane
Dallas, TX
United States
Phone: 1-800-411-6401
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Snelling Staffing LLC informed current and previous employees of a data breach that exposed personal information to others via the Internet due to an installation error of a cloud based server at the home of a former Snelling employee, on January 24, 2014.

The information exposed included Social Security numbers, driver's license numbers, dates of birth, home addresses, medical information, alleged criminal activity and/or drug test results.

The company did discover that breach and shut down access to the information within the same day.

Source: 
California Attorney General

Telesource via Veksta


Location

Indianapolis, IN
United States
39° 46' 1.2576" N, 86° 9' 22.518" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
September 11, 2006
geo: 
Indianapolis, IN
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Employees discovered their personnel files in a Dumpster after the company had been bought out by another company Vekstar. The files were discarded when the office was being cleaned out and shut down. Files contained SSNs, dates of birth and photocopies of SSN cards and driver's licenses.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

St. Vrain Valley School District


Location

Longmont, CO
United States
40° 10' 1.9452" N, 105° 6' 6.9408" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
December 14, 2006
geo: 
Longmont, CO
United States
Records Breached: 

600 students

Paper records containing student information were stolen, along with a laptop, from a nurse's car Nov. 20. Personal information included students' names, dates of birth, names of their schools, what grade they are in, their Medicaid numbers (presumably SSNs), and their parents' names. The laptop contained no personal data.

Source: 
Dataloss DB

CVS Pharmacy


Location

Liberty, TX
United States
30° 3' 28.7748" N, 94° 47' 43.7208" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
April 15, 2007
geo: 
Liberty, TX
United States
Records Breached: 

Over 1,000

The Attorney General of Texas filed a complaint against CVS Pharmacy for illegally disposing of personal information including active debit and credit card numbers, complete with expiration dates and medical prescription forms with customer's name, address, date of birth, issuing physician and the types of medication prescribed. The information was found in a dumpster behind a store that apparently was being vacated. 

Source: 
Dataloss DB

Utica Title and Escrow


Location

Bixby, OK
United States
35° 56' 31.3548" N, 95° 52' 59.9664" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
August 16, 2007
geo: 
Bixby, OK
United States
Records Breached: 

Unknown

Boxes belonging to Utica Title and Escrow had been stored at a storage unit in Bixby. When Utica quit paying rent the storage company went through the legal process to be able to sell everything left behind. No one wanted to buy the boxes of paper so the boxes were thrown out. The boxes contained private information, including Social Security numbers, bank accounts and pay stubs.

Source: 
Media

Wellesley Health Department


Location

Wellesley, MA
United States
42° 17' 47.3496" N, 71° 17' 33.2052" W
Date Breach Made Public: 
February 29, 2008
geo: 
Wellesley, MA
United States
Records Breached: 

480

Information in an envelope that had been mailed by the town's health department to a Medicare office in Boston say when the envelope arrived, it was open and the contents were missing. The material included social security numbers, addresses and dates of birth of seniors who had received flu shots from the town last fall.

Source: 
Dataloss DB
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