Providence Hospital Emergency Physician Services Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Open

Case Summary:

Providence Health and Services and Providence Health and Services Washington have agreed to settle a class action. The complaint alleged that Providence did not give him adequate notice that charity care was available when he was going through the intake process at the emergency department. This, the complaint claimed, was a violation of the Washington Consumer Protection Act.

Docket Number:

2:18-cv-00062-SMJ

Company: Providence Health and Services

Filing Deadline: January 1, 2100

Class Period: February 20, 2014 to August 24, 2020

Objection Deadline: November 23, 2020

Exclusion Deadline: November 23, 2020

Final Approval Hearing: February 9, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

No proof is required, as there are no claim forms or monetary awards to class members. You may opt out or file an objection, but there are no claim forms, and the benefit is only injunctive relief.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if you are an individual (or an individuals’ guardian or representative), and between February 20, 2014 and August 24, 2020, you received emergency medical care from a PHS-WA affiliated hospital or a PHS-affiliated hospital in the state of Washington.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Injunctive relief only

Total Settlement Amount: Unknown

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

Up to $2,500

Law Firms:
Kazerouni Law Group APC
Mayo Law Group

Case Name: Hofstader et al v. Emergency Physician Services, P.S., et al.

Settlement Website: Providence Hospital Emergency Physician Services Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
ILYM Group, Inc.

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Hofstader v. Emergency Physician Services, P.S., et al.
c/o ILYM Group, Inc.
P.O. Box 2031
Tustin, CA 92871
claims@ILYMGroupClassAction.com
(888) 250-6810

Tags: Did Not Provide Adequate Information, Hospital, Your Health