MedWatch LLC notifies members whose protected health information was exposed on the internet
Florida-headquartered MedWatch, LLC is a care management company, providing risk management solutions to the self-funded health plan market. On or about April 13, they started notifying their clients’ health plan members after learning that a vendor misconfiguration error had exposed protected health information between October 20, 2017 and December 15, 2017.
MedWatch did not name the vendor involved. Nor did they disclose how many people had their data exposed on the internet, or who their affected clients were.
You can read the full substitute notice, below.MedWatch_Substitute Notice
Although the substitute notice does not mention it, MedWatch is offering those affected 12 months of complimentary identity protection services with ID Experts.
Update: We still don’t have total numbers yet, but they notified 1,061 New Hampshire residents.