U.S. Healthcare Data Breaches Reported in January 2017

As required by section 13402(e)(4) of the HITECH Act, the Secretary must report data breaches of health information affecting 500 or more individuals.

Here are the data breaches discovered in January 2017.

Name of Covered Entity State Covered Entity Type Individuals Affected Breach Submission Date Type of Breach Location of Breached Information
MetroPlus Health Plan NY Health Plan 808 1/3/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Other
Community Health Plan of Washington WA Health Plan 1375 1/3/2017 Hacking/IT Incident Network Server
American Urgent Care Center, PSC KY Healthcare Provider 822 1/5/2017 Theft Other
Complete Wellness MD Healthcare Provider 600 1/6/2017 Loss Other Portable Electronic Device
Office of Dr. David Elbaum CA Healthcare Provider 500 1/9/2017 Theft Paper/Films
SSM Dean Medical Group WI Healthcare Provider 4800 1/10/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Email
Verity Medical Foundation CA Healthcare Provider 10164 1/11/2017 Hacking/IT Incident Network Server
Escambia County Alabama Community Hospitals, Inc. D/B/A Atmore Community Hospital AL Healthcare Provider 1090 1/12/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Electronic Medical Record
Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles CA Healthcare Provider 3594 1/13/2017 Theft Laptop
St. Luke’s Hospital ND Healthcare Provider 600 1/16/2017 Hacking/IT Incident Network Server
Sentara Healthcare VA Healthcare Provider 5454 1/16/2017 Hacking/IT Incident Network Server
TriHealth, Inc. OH Healthcare Provider 1126 1/19/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Network Server, Paper/Films
Associated Catholic Charities Incorporated MD Healthcare Provider 1145 1/20/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Email
Covenant Medical Center, Inc. MI Healthcare Provider 6197 1/20/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Electronic Medical Record
Wonderful Center For Health Innovation CA Healthcare Provider 3358 1/20/2017 Theft Laptop
Multnomah County OR Healthcare Provider 1700 1/20/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Email
Stephenville Medical & Surgical Clinic TX Healthcare Provider 75000 1/23/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Desktop Computer
Roper St. Francis Healthcare SC Healthcare Provider 576 1/24/2017 Loss Other Portable Electronic Device
MultiCare Health System WA Healthcare Provider 1249 1/26/2017 Hacking/IT Incident Email
THE R.O.A.D.S. Foundation Inc. DBA R.O.A.D.S. Community Care Clinic CA Healthcare Provider 670 1/26/2017 Loss Paper/Films
Princeton Pain Management NJ Healthcare Provider 4668 1/27/2017 Hacking/IT Incident Desktop Computer, Electronic Medical Record
Synergy Specialists Medical Group, Inc / Jay S. Berenter, DPM CA Healthcare Provider 569 1/27/2017 Hacking/IT Incident Email
Shiel Sexton IN Health Plan 710 1/27/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Other
WellCare Health Plans, Inc. FL Health Plan 24809 1/27/2017 Hacking/IT Incident Network Server
Vertiv Co. Health & Welfare Plan OH Health Plan 955 1/31/2017 Unauthorized Access/Disclosure Paper/Films