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Jersey City Medical Center patient data is lost on disk

2014/08/11

Newark Star-Ledger - (New Jersey) The Jersey City Medical Center notified an unknown number of Medicaid patients that their personal information, including Social Security numbers, was on an unencrypted computer disk that was lost in June. The hospital is investigating and reported that the disk was sent in a package through the United Parcel Service from the hospital to an outside company and failed to arrive at its destination.

Source: http://www.nj.com/healthfit/index.ssf/2014/08/jersey_city_medical_center_loses_patient_data.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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