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Medical Records

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$25K Reward For Stolen Computers Containing Patients’ Medical Records

A $25,000 reward has been offered to track down stolen computers carrying the medical records of nearly 340,000 patients in LA County.

04/03/2014

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Laptops Containing Patient Information Stolen From Hospital In Alhambra

Health information for approximately 729,000 Southland patients has been compromised following the theft of two computers in the San Gabriel Valley.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/22/2013

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Cedars-Sinai Fires 6 In Patient Privacy Breaches

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center has fired five workers and a student research assistant for peeping on patients’ private medical records in the days after reality television star Kim Kardashian gave birth to her daughter there.

07/13/2013

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OC Hospital Medical Records Were Exposed To Outside Search Engines

The patients of two Orange County hospitals may have inadvertently had their private health records exposed to outside search engines.

02/16/2012

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Coroner Seeking Whitney Houston’s Medical, Pharmacy Records

A Los Angeles County official says his office has issued subpoenas for medical and pharmacy records from Whitney Houston’s doctors and medical providers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/15/2012

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UCLA Health System Warns About Stolen Records

UCLA’s system of hospitals and clinics warned more than 16,000 patients that their personal information was on a computer hard drive stolen in the burglary of a doctor’s home, officials said Friday.

11/05/2011

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Mom Wants To Know Who Sexually Abused Son In Coma

A mother is looking for answers after her son, who spent his life in a coma, was diagnosed with a sexually transmitted disease.

06/11/2011

Health Net Drives With Patient, Employee Information Go Missing

Health Net Inc. says that several server drives containing personal information about members and employees are “unaccounted for” from its data center.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/14/2011