A.G. Schneiderman Announces Settlement With Healthcare Services Company That Illegally Deferred Notice Of Breach Of More Than 220,000 Patient Records

New York, NY - June 15, 2017 - Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman today announced a settlement with CoPilot Provider Support Services, Inc. (“CoPilot”), a New York corporation that provides support services to the health industry, after the company violated General Business Law by waiting over a year to provide notice of a data breach that exposed 221,178 patient records. CoPilot has agreed to pay $130,000 in penalties and to improve its notification and legal compliance program. “Healthcare services providers...