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Posted On July 4, 2024 Consumer Privacy & Data Breaches

Aultman Hospital Data Breach Class Action Investigation and Lawsuit Assistance

NOTICE: If you received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH letter from Aultman Hospital, contact the attorneys at Console & Associates at (866) 778-5500 to discuss your legal options, or submit a confidential Case Evaluation form here.

July 4 – The data breach lawyers at Console & Associates, P.C. are investigating the Aultman Hospital data breach that was reported after the company was targeted in a recent cyber security attack. The Aultman Hospital data breach resulted in the below information of certain individuals being compromised:

  • names,
  • medical record numbers,
  • dates of birth,
  • addresses,
  • patient account numbers,
  • health insurance identification numbers,
  • diagnoses,
  • and treatment information

What Happened?

According to a notice posted on their website, the Aultman Hospital data breach was reported after they were targeted in a recent cyber security attack. On April 24, 2024, the hospital determined that unauthorized emails were unknowingly sent from an employee’s email account prompting Aultman to secure the employee’s email account and launch an investigation. It was determined that the incident involved a single employee’s email account and did not involve unauthorized access to its electronic health records systems. It was also confirmed that an unauthorized party was able to access the employee’s email account between April 22, 2024 and April 24, 2024. On June 21, 2024, Aultman Hospital sent out data breach letters to those individuals whose information was affected by the breach.

About Aultman Health Foundation

Data Breach AlertAultman Health Foundation is a healthcare services company based out of Canton, Ohio consisting of multiple hospitals and more than 1,000 healthcare providers on staff.

Can I File A Aultman Hospital Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit?

Our data breach lawyers are eager to speak to victims of the Aultman Hospital data breach to determine what damages they sustained and what compensation may be available to them. Victims can file a data breach class action lawsuit if you recently received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH from Aultman Hospital. Contact the Console & Associates, P.C. law firm at (866) 778-5500 for a free consultation to discuss your legal options, or submit a confidential contact form.

Also, consider reading our Guide for Victims of a Data Breach to learn what your next steps should be. Data breach victims should remain alert for signs of identity theft and take steps to secure their accounts and personal information.

External Links:

  1. Website Notice – https://aultman.org/assets/Patients-and-Visitors/Data-Breach-June-2024-Web-Notice_Final.pdf?vid=3
  2. HIPAA Journal Article – https://www.hipaajournal.com/email-accounts-compromised-at-aultman-hospital-benefit-management-llc/
NOTICE: If you received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH letter from Aultman Hospital, contact the attorneys at Console & Associates at (866) 778-5500 to discuss your legal options, or submit a confidential Case Evaluation form here.