Markovits, Stock & DeMarco, a law firm experienced in data breach cases, is investigating claims on behalf of victims of a data breach involving data entrusted to Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc.
Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc. is an optometrist clinic and eye surgery provider located in Dayton, Ohio. If you received a notice of data breach letter from Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc., please contact us as soon as possible to understand your legal rights in response to the data breach.
Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc. uses a service provider to store electronic patient medical records and related information. The service provider notified Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc. on December 4, 2021, an unknown third party accessed the network. On March 1, 2022, the service provider notified Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc. that this incident may have involved unauthorized access to protected health information or other personal information.
HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE IMPACTED BY THE DATA BREACH?
Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc. did not begin to notify victims of the breach until April 27, 2022. In total, the data of 20,533 individuals was compromised in the breach. Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc. stated it hasn’t determined the full scope of the compromise yet, but admitted it was likely the unauthored party was able obtain files containing patient information.
WHAT INFORMATION WAS EXPOSED IN THE DATA BREACH?
Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc. has disclosed the following information was included in the data breach:
- full names,
- dates of birth,
- Social Security numbers,
- telephone numbers,
- treatment information, and
- diagnosis information.
WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF THE ALLIED EYE PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS INC. 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 responding to the Allied Eye Physicians & Surgeons Inc. 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.