Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Cardiac Imaging Associates, Inc., regarding its recent data breach. The Cardiac Imaging Associates data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information belonging to an undetermined number of individuals.
ABOUT CARDIAC IMAGING ASSOCIATES, INC.:
Cardiac Imaging Associates is a medical practice specializing in diagnosing and treating cardiovascular problems and diseases. Accordingly, Cardiac Imaging Associates offers medical services including treatment of cardiovascular disease, interventional cardiology, nuclear medicine and internal medicine services, and chiropractic treatments. Headquartered in West Hollywood, California, Cardiac Imaging Associates employs two physicians among its staff.
Recently, Cardiac Imaging Associates discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which the sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information in its systems may have been accessed. Through its investigation, Cardiac Imaging Associates determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed this sensitive information through an internal email account between March 30 and April 6, 2022. On October 7, 2022, Cardiac Imaging Associates began notifying individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information exposed includes:
- Social Security number
- Driver’s license number
- Date of birth
- Financial information (e.g., account number, credit or debit card number)
- Medical information (e.g., diagnosis or treatment information, laboratory results, medication and prescription information)
If you are a current or former patient of Cardiac Imaging Associates:
We would like to speak with you about your rights and potential legal remedies in response to this data breach. Please fill out the form, below, or contact us at (608) 237-1775 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you were impacted by the Cardiac Imaging Associates data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.
- Carefully review the breach notice and retain a copy;
- Enroll in the free credit monitoring service provided by Cardiac Imaging Associates, Inc.;
- Change passwords and security questions for online accounts;
- Regularly review account statements for signs of fraud or unauthorized activity;
- Monitor credit reports for signs of identity theft; and
- Contact a credit bureau(s) to request a temporary fraud alert.