After nearly five years lawsuit against Flowers Hospital is over

WTVY reports that lawsuit stemming from an insider breach that was part of a tax refund fraud scheme has settled:

A federal lawsuit claiming a Dothan hospital’s negligence resulted in the theft of patients’ personal information has been dismissed. Attorneys agreed to a settlement and a judge approved it. 

The settlement calls for Flowers Hospital to appropriate $150,000 that will be distributed to those affected by the breach, potentially about 1,200 people. 

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