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Medical Records Found in Cleveland Recycling Bin

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August 31, 2009- A citizen in Cleveland notified News Channel 5 when she found medical records containing social security numbers, medical test results, and diagnoses—among other pieces of sensitive information—inside a recycling bin. News Channel 5 contacted local authorities, who promptly went to the Cleveland Clinic to investigate further. When they arrived the rest of the records were no longer in the bin, however, authorities did pledge to pursue the matter further. 

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