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EAST TENNESSEE CHILDREN’S HOSPITAL (“ETCH”) DATA BREACH CLASS ACTION INVESTIGATION

Chestnut Cambronne PA, a law firm experienced in data breach class action litigation, is investigating claims on behalf of victims of a data breach involving data entrusted to ETCH, including sensitive personal information of current and former patients. ETCH is a private, independent pediatric medical center in Knoxville, Tennessee. If you received a notice of data breach letter from ETCH, please contact us as soon as possible to understand your legal rights in response to the data breach.

WHAT HAPPENED?

On March 13, 2022, ETCH identified unusual activity on its network. ETCH promptly began taking steps to secure its systems and commenced a comprehensive investigation into the incident. Through the investigation, on March 18, 2022, ETCH determined that certain documents stored within its environment may have been copied from or viewed on the system by an unauthorized person(s) between March 11, 2022 and March 14, 2022.

HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE IMPACTED BY THE DATA BREACH?

ETCH did not notify victims of the breach until May 2022. In total, the data of 422,531 individuals was compromised in the breach.

WHAT INFORMATION WAS EXPOSED IN THE DATA BREACH?

ETCH has disclosed the following information was included in the data breach:

WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I RECEIVED NOTIFICATION OF THE ETCH DATA BREACH?

If you would like to have a free, confidential consultation with an attorney to learn more about your rights and potential remedies in responding to the ETCH data breach, please contact Chestnut Cambronne PA attorney Bryan Bleichner at (612) 339-3700 or email us at bbleichner@chestnutcambronne.com.