Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Morrison Community Hospital regarding its recent data breach. The Morrison Community Hospital data breach involved sensitive personal information belonging to an undetermined number of individuals.
ABOUT MORRISON COMMUNITY HOSPITAL:
Morrison Community Hospital is a critical access hospital in Illinois. Officially established in 1954, Morrison Community Hospital offers a range of healthcare services, including emergency care, family care, surgical services, neurology, wound care, diagnostic imaging, rehabilitation, behavioral health services, and laboratory services. With over 20,000 visits annually, Morrison Community Hospital’s Family Care Clinic provides patients with family practice services as well as walk-in care. Headquartered in Morrison, Illinois, Morrison Community Hospital’s Family Care Clinic treats more than 20,000 patients annually and employs over 50 individuals.
On September 24, 2023, Morrison Community Hospital discovered that it had experienced a data breach in which the sensitive personal information in its systems may have been accessed and acquired. Through its investigation, Morrison Community Hospital determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed and acquired this sensitive information on September 24, 2023. While much information is still unknown about the breach, online reports indicate that a known ransomware group has taken responsibility for the breach and may have published some of the stolen data on the dark web. On October 19, 2023, Morrison Community Hospital posted a notice of the data breach on its websites, which states that it will send notice to impacted individuals once its investigation is complete.
If you are a current or former patient of Morrison Community Hospital:
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 email@example.com.
If you were impacted by the Morrison Community Hospital 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 any free credit monitoring services provided by Morrison Community Hospital;
- 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.