Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Synergy Healthcare Services regarding its recent data breach. The Synergy Healthcare Services data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information belonging to an undetermined number of individuals.
ABOUT SYNERGY HEALTHCARE SERVICES:
Synergy Healthcare Services is a consulting firm focused specifically on long term care providers for senior healthcare organizations. Accordingly, Synergy Healthcare Services specializes in accounting and finance, tax, cost reports and reimbursements, clinical services and education, regulatory compliance, information technology, corporate compliance, and more. For over 20 years, Synergy Healthcare Services has worked with clients to meet the individual needs of each organization, such as providing professional services to Consulate Health Care, Raydiant Health Care, Independence Living Centers, and their affiliated care centers. Headquartered in Miami, Florida, Synergy Healthcare Services works with a range of clients, from local market providers to regional and multi-state operators.
In early December 2022, Synergy Healthcare Services 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, Synergy Healthcare Services determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed this sensitive personal identifiable information and protected health information. On July 27, 2023, Synergy Healthcare Services began contacting individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information exposed includes:
- Social Security number
- Date of birth
- Driver’s license number
- Contact information
- Medical information (e.g., medical treatment, medical history)
- Health insurance information
- Financial information (e.g., bank account number)
If you received a breach notification letter from Synergy Healthcare Services:
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 Synergy Healthcare Services data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.
- Carefully review any breach notice and retain a copy;
- Enroll in any free credit monitoring services provided by Synergy Healthcare Services;
- 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.