Personal Records Thrown In Dumpster From Topeka Dental Service Company

WIBW in Kansas reports:

Last week 13 News reported about confidential records found in a dumpster behind a Topeka office building.

Since then, 13 News has been investigating to find out where those documents came from, and it seems the origin isn’t too far away from where they were found.

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Jim found an additional file that contained dental hygienist examination and application information of a woman from Minnesota. The company listed in several papers within the file is Central Regional Dental Testing Service, Inc., the dental company inside the office building.

Read more on WIBW. It sounds like this was mostly personal information – including Social Security numbers – of those applying to states to study dentistry or dental technology but that there was some patient information in there, too.

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