Associates in Dermatology Data Breach Investigation
The Lyon Firm is actively involved in class action personal privacy and data theft cases and is currently investigating Associates in Dermatology data breach claims for plaintiffs nationwide.
Associates in Dermatology, a network of dermatology clinics in Indiana, Kentucky, and New York, has begun notifying patients that some of their personal data may have been exposed in a ransomware attack on a third party.
Virtual Private Network (VPN) Solutions, which provides electronic medical record management services to Associates in Dermatology, experienced a ransomware attack in October 2021. Associates in Dermatology was notified on December 22, 2021.
Associates in Dermatology said the compromised files may have contained the following types of information:
- Social Security number
- Date of birth
- Medical condition(s)/diagnosis
- Treatment information
- Test results
- Health insurance policy number