Lawsuit Investigation: Did Wellstar Share Your Health Info with Facebook?

Last Updated on May 20, 2024

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Wellstar Health System patients who visited or within the past two years and also have a Facebook account.
What’s Going On?
Attorneys working with believe Wellstar may be using tracking tools on its website and associated online portal to secretly share patients’ private health information with Facebook. They’re now looking into whether a class action lawsuit can be filed against Wellstar over potential privacy violations.
How Could a Lawsuit Help?
A successful class action lawsuit could help compensate affected patients for any violations of their privacy rights. It could also force Wellstar to change its data-sharing practices.