AOPA is notifying all affected individuals by U.S. mail. In order to prevent any potential misuse of their personal information, AOPA is offering all impacted patients identity theft protection services through ID Experts®, a data breach and recovery services expert. Affected patients will receive, at no cost, complete identity recovery services, 12 months of credit monitoring and a $1,000,000 insurance policy. Patients with questions regarding this incident can visit www.idexpertscorp.com/protect or call 1- 844-807-7793Monday through Friday, 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Pacific Time, excluding major holidays. The deadline to enroll in these services is July 18, 2016.
This press release is in accordance with the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act. Atique Orthodontics, P.A. has notified affected members and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
SOURCE: Atique Orthodontics
Update May 1, 2016: This incident was reported to HHS as impacting 1,506 patients.