Wisconsin Medical Record Requests Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:
According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

A number of organizations holding medical records are choosing to settle a class action about fees for medical records. They include Ciox Health, LLC, HealthPort Technologies, LLC (now part of Ciox), IOD Incorporated (now part of Ciox), and Aurora Healthcare, Inc. The complaint alleged that these companies charged higher fees than they were allowed by Wisconsin laws for certain types of medical records, that is, for basic certification and retrieval fees. 

Docket Number:

13CV2642

Company: Ciox Health

Filing Deadline: November 5, 2019

Class Period: July 1, 2011 to August 1, 2019

Objection Deadline: October 7, 2019

Exclusion Deadline: October 7, 2019

Final Approval Hearing: November 19, 2019

Proof of Purchase:

Presumably company records will be used to verify claims.

Eligibility:

You may be eligible if, between July 1, 2011 and August 1, 2019, (a) you paid a basic, retrieval, or certification fee charged by Ciox, IOD, HealthPort, Aurora, or Columbis St. Mary’s, in violation of Wisconsin state laws, and (b) you have not already been reimbursed for those fees.

Note that there are separate claim forms for individuals and for requesters (who requested the records on the individuals’ behalf).

Typical Settlement Amount:

Estimated refund of twice the total amount paid for basic, certification, or retrieval fees paid, depending on the number of valid claims received.

Total Settlement Amount: $35,421,442

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:

$15,000

Law Firm:
Welcenbach Law Offices SC

Claim Form: Wisconsin Medical Record Requests Settlement Individual Claim Form

Case Name: Moya v. HealthPort Technologies LLC

Settlement Website: Wisconsin Medical Record Requests Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
Heffler Claims Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Moya v. HealthPort Technologies LLC
c/o Heffler Claims Group
PO Box 58728
Philadelphia, PA 19102-8728
1-833-927-0818

Tags: Unlawful Charges for Medical/Health Records