Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Data Breach Lawsuit

Legal Representation for Victims of Data Breaches

The Data Breach Attorneys at Potter Handy Law Firm have the knowledge and resources to thoroughly examine your case, conduct an investigation into the breach, and, when needed, fight for justice.

Potter Handy LLP is currently reviewing cases on behalf of individuals affected by the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan data breach. These individuals may have had their personal and confidential information illegally accessed by an unknown third party during the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan data breach. Potter Handy LLP will conduct a complimentary assessment of your data breach claim in order to safeguard the rights and privacy of all those impacted by the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan data breach.

We are only interested in claims that arose in California. Contact us today by filling out the form on this webpage for a free consultation and to learn more about how we can help you with your case. 

About Kaiser Permanente

Kaiser Permanente, an American integrated managed care consortium, comprises three closely connected entities: the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. (KFHP) and its regional operating subsidiaries, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals, and the regional Permanente Medical Groups. With operations spanning across California, Colorado, the District of Columbia, Georgia, Hawaii, Maryland, Oregon, Virginia, and Washington, the health giant oversees 39 hospitals and over 700 medical offices. Its workforce of more than 300,000 personnel includes over 87,000 physicians and nurses.

What Happened?

On April 12, 2024, Kaiser Permanente notified the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services – Office for Civil Rights about a data breach affecting consumers nationwide.

According to the notice and several news sources reporting on the incident, approximately 13.4 million individuals who had previously used Kaiser’s website or mobile apps were impacted by the breach.

Multiple media outlets have reported that Kaiser is notifying millions of current and former members about a data breach. Additionally, the company has confirmed that it shared patients’ information with third-party organizations, including Google, Microsoft, and X, for advertising purposes, as reported by the media.

If you are or were a Kaiser customer, your personal information could potentially be compromised and misused. Given this scenario, it is of utmost importance that you address this matter with a sense of urgency and contact our highly qualified Data Breach Lawyers. These attorneys can effectively protect your legal rights and ensure that those responsible for causing harm are held accountable.

By selecting a qualified Data Breach Lawyer in California, you can be assured that your interests are protected thoroughly during the entire case, providing you with peace of mind.

What Information Was Involved in the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Data Breach?

According to the notice and multiple news sources covering the incident, the data breach impacted an estimated 13.4 million current and former Kaiser customers. Consequently, individuals’ names, browsing behaviors, and other personal information may now be in the possession of criminals, greatly increasing the risk of identity theft and other fraudulent activities for the victims.

The types of information exposed may include:

  • Names
  • IP addresses
  • Sign-in statuses
  • Browsing and navigation history while using Kaiser’s websites and mobile apps, including search terms used in their health encyclopedia.

Protecting Consumers’ Privacy Rights Following the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan Data Breach

If you were notified that your information had been stolen as a result of the Kaiser Foundation Health Plan data breach, you may be entitled to compensation or other remedies.

Don’t wait until it’s too late to protect your rights and seek compensation. Contact us today by filling out the form on this webpage for a free consultation and to learn more about how we can help you with your case. Our attorneys are available 24/7 and there are no out-of-pocket expenses for our clients. Let us help you seek justice and hold companies accountable for their negligence in protecting personal information. Regrettably, we are unable to respond to phone inquiries. Free Consultations 24/7No out-of-pocket expenses.