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 The Retina Group of Washington, PLLC Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit Investigation

by | Jan 1, 2024 | Class Action

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 The Retina Group of Washington, PLLC.

The Retina Group of Washington, PLLC is a specialized ophthalmology medical group with multiple offices in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, D.C.  If you receive a notice of data breach letter from The Retina Group of Washington, PLLC or have been notified that your data has been compromised please contact us as soon as possible so we can explain your legal rights in response to the data breach. 

What Happened?

The Retina Group of Washington, PLLC recently reported a significant data breach to the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR). On March 26, 2023, the The Retina Group of Washington, PLLC identified unauthorized access to its systems, leading to the compromise of sensitive personal information belonging to nearly 456,000 patients. The Retina Group of Washington, PLLC has publicly acknowledged the breach on its website and acknowledged that its systems had been breached and sensitive personal information was exfiltrated and acquired by cybercriminals.2.

What Data was Compromised in the Retina Group of Washington, PLLC Data Breach?

The Retina Group of Washington, PLLC has disclosed that the compromised data includes sensitive and confidential information such as:

  • Full Names
  • Social Security Numbers
  • Medical Record Numbers
  • Health Information
  • Health Insurance Information
  • Payment Information
  • Addresses
  • Driver’s license numbers

 

What Should I do if I Received Notification of the Data Breach from Retina Group of Washington, PLLC?

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 Retina Group of Washington, PLLC data breach, please contact Markovits, Stock & DeMarco, LLC attorney Justin C. Walker at:

  • Phone: (513) 651-3700
  • Email: [email protected]
  • Submit a Case Evaluation request on the form below.

 

1 https://ocrportal.hhs.gov/ocr/breach/breach_report.jsf

2 https://www.rgw.com/notice-of-data-breach/