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Val Verde Regional Medical Center Data Breach Class Action Investigation

by | Jun 3, 2022 | Firm News

Markovits, Stock & DeMarco, LLC, a law firm experienced in data breach class action litigation, is investigating claims on behalf of victims of a data breach involving data entrusted to Val Verde Regional Medical Center (“Val Verde”). Val Verde is a medical facility located in Del Rio, Texas.  If you received a notice of data breach letter from Val Verde Regional Medical Center please contact us as soon as possible to understand your legal rights in response to the data breach.

WHAT HAPPENED?

On March 10, 2022, Val Verde Regional Medical Center learned that an unauthorized party assessed and copied certain information from the Val Verde Regional Medical Center network.[1]  In total, the sensitive data of 85,562 individuals was compromised in the data breach.[2]

WHAT DATA IS INVOLVED IN THE VAL VERDE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER DATA BREACH?

A digital forensics firm hired by Val Verde Regional Medical Center determined that the following information was exposed in the data breach:

  • Full Name;
  • Address;
  • Social Security Number;
  • Patient Account Information; and/or,
  • Medical Record Numbers;[3]

 

WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF THE BREACH FROM VAL VERDE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER?

If you would like to have a free, confidential consultation with an attorney to learn more about your rights and potential legal remedies related to the Val Verde Regional Medical Center data security breach, please contact Markovits, Stock & DeMarco attorney Justin Walker at (513) 651-3700, email us at [email protected], or submit a Case Evaluation request through the form below.

[1] https://media.dojmt.gov/wp-content/uploads/Val-Verde-Regional-Medical-Center-Consumer-Notification-Letter.pdf

[2] https://healthitsecurity.com/news/several-healthcare-providers-report-recent-data-breaches

[3] Id.