Lexington VA Breach Affects 1,900
Joseph Goedert reports:
The Lexington (Ky.) VA Medical Center has notified about 1,900 veterans of a breach of their protected health information.
An employee without authorization took home on a laptop patient information, including names, dates of birth, medical diagnoses and the last four digits of Social Security numbers, according to a statement from the medical center.
Source: Health Data Management.
Updated October 28: This breach was reported to HHS and just showed up on their breach tool.