personal hospital discharge data
from at least CA FL
See more information about the
fields of data shared,
an example of matching real names to the records
in statewide discharge data, and
which states use standards less than the HIPAA standard.
Berkely HeartLab (BHL)
had a data breach in 2011,
Several former employees were found to have accessed patient information without authorization and taken the data to a competitor. Patient names, Social Security numbers, addresses, dates of birth, lab tests, and lab results were exposed. In January of 2010, BHL filed a lawsuit against Health Diagnostic Laboratory, Inc., and two former employees for trade secret violations and breach of contract.