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MEDICAL HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS DATA BREACH CLASS ACTION INVESTIGATION

by | Jan 29, 2022 | Firm News

Markovits, Stock & DeMarco, a law firm experienced in data breach cases, is investigating claims on behalf of victims of a data breach involving data exposed by Medical Healthcare Solutions, Inc., which included a slew of sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information[1] Medical Healthcare Solutions is located at 300 Brickstone Square, Andover, MA 01810.

 

WHAT HAPPENED?

According to the notification of data breach incident letter Medical Healthcare Solutions sent to the Massachusetts Attorney General’s office, Medical Healthcare Solutions discovered that an unauthorized party removed files from its network on November 19, 2021.[2] On January 8, 2022, Medical Healthcare Solutions “identified a final list of impacted PHI, and on January 21, 2022, sent notifications by mail to impacted individuals.”[3]

In Medical Healthcare Solutions reporting to the Massachusetts Attorney General, at least 118,417 Massachusetts residents’ private information was impacted by Medical Healthcare Solutions’ data breach.[4]  Medical Healthcare Solutions noted that it “is issuing this notice on behalf of its clients, Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Associated Physicians of Harvard Medical Faculty Physicians at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center.”[5]

 

WHAT INFORMATION WAS EXPOSED IN THE DATA BREACH?

Medical Healthcare Solutions stated that the following private information was included in the data breach,

  • Name,
  • Address,
  • Date of Birth,
  • Social Security Number,
  • Sex,
  • Phone number,
  • Email address,
  • Payment card number,
  • Card CVV/expiration,
  • Diagnosis/treatment information,
  • Procedure type,
  • Provider name,
  • Prescription information,
  • Date of service,
  • Medical record number,
  • Patient account number,
  • Procedure code,
  • Treatment cost, and,
  • Diagnosis code.

 

 

WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF THE MEDICAL HEALTHCARE SOLUTIONS DATA BREACH?

 If you would like to have a free, confidential consultation with an attorney to learn more about your rights and potential legal remedies in response to the Medical Healthcare Solutions Data Breach, please contact Markovits, Stock & DeMarco attorney Terry Coates at (513) 651-3700, email us at [email protected], or submit a Case Evaluation request through the form below.

[1] https://www.mass.gov/doc/assigned-data-beach-number-25854-medical-healthcare-solutions-inc/download# :~:text=January%2021%2C%202022-,Medical%20Healthcare%20Solutions%2C%20Inc.,and%20implemented%20 additional%20security%20measures.

[2] Id.

[3] Id.

[4] Id.

[5] Id.