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Posted On January 9, 2024 Consumer Privacy & Data Breaches

BJs Wholesale Club Data Breach Class Action Investigation and Lawsuit Assistance

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

January 9 – The data breach lawyers at Console & Associates, P.C are investigating the BJs Wholesale Club data breach that was reported after the company was affected by a recent cyber security attack at Prospect Medical Holdings. The BJs Wholesale Club data breach resulted in the below information of certain individuals being compromised:

  • names,
  • Social Security numbers,
  • addresses,
  • dates of birth,
  • diagnoses,
  • lab results,
  • medications,
  • treatment information,
  • health insurance information,
  • provider names,
  • dates of treatment,
  • and financial information

What Happened?

According to the Attorney General of Massachusetts, the BJs Wholesale Club data breach was reported after they were affected by a recent cyber security attack at Prospect Medical Holdings. Prospect recently informed BJs Wholesale of a data security incident in which an unauthorized party was able to access portions of Prospect’s IT network. The company first identified the unauthorized activity on August 1, 2023. Prospect Medical Holdings launched an investigation and confirmed that an unauthorized party accessed the company’s IT network between July 31, 2023 and August 3, 2023. Prospect also determined that the unauthorized party may have accessed or acquired information belonging to BJs Wholesale health plan members. On behalf of BJs Wholesale Club, Prospect Medical Holdings sent out data breach letters to those individuals whose information was affected by the breach.

About Prospect Medical Holdings

Prospect Medical Holdings is a holding company based in Los Angeles, California that operates 16 hospitals in California, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Rhode Island, as well as a Data Breach Alertnetwork of more than 165 outpatient clinics and centers.

Can I File A BJs Wholesale Club Data Breach Class Action Lawsuit?

Our data breach lawyers are eager to speak to victims of the BJs Wholesale Club 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 BJs Wholesale Club. 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. Prospect Medical Holdings Data Breach Letter – https://www.mass.gov/doc/assigned-data-breach-number-2024-25-bjs-wholesale-club-inc/download
NOTICE: If you received a NOTICE OF DATA BREACH letter from BJs Wholesale Club, contact the attorneys at Console & Associates at (866) 778-5500 to discuss your legal options, or submit a confidential Case Evaluation form here.