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ARcare Patient Sues Over Data Breach Affecting Nearly 350,000

May 20, 2022, 6:44 PM

ARcare faces a proposed class action brought by an individual who claims that employees, customers, and patients had their sensitive personal information compromised from a data breach of the Arkansas-based healthcare provider’s network.

Alicia Gilmore claims that ARcare was negligent in securing her personal data, which led hackers to steal the names, dates of birth, Social Security numbers, and medical and other health information of nearly 350,000 class members.

Gilmore also says ARcare didn’t notify her and the other proposed class members of the January 2022 breach until April, even though the company became aware that its systems were compromised ...