Singing River Health System Data Breach Investigation

Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Singing River Health System and its subsidiary, Singing River Gulfport, regarding its recent data breach. The Singing River Health System data breach involved sensitive personal identifiable information, and protected health information belonging to over 250,000 individuals.


Singing River Health System is a not-for-profit healthcare organization that serves the Mississippi Gulf Coast region in the United States. As a health care organization, Singing River Health System offers patients comprehensive healthcare, including emergency services, vascular services, cancer care, women’s and children’s services, hospice and home care, behavioral health services, and other healthcare services. As one of the largest employers in the region, Singing River Health System operates three main hospital campuses: Singing River Hospital in Pascagoula, Singer River Gulfport, and Ocean Springs Hospital. Founded in 1931, Singing River Health System employs more than 3,500 individuals and is headquartered in Ocean Springs, Mississippi.


On August 19, 2023, Singing River Health System discovered that it had experienced a data incident that impacted its systems. Through its investigation, Singing River Health System determined that an unauthorized actor accessed and acquired certain information from the impacted systems. After investigating the incident, Singing River Health System determined that an unauthorized actor may have accessed and acquired this sensitive information between August 16 and August 18, 2023. On January 12, 2024, Singing River Health System began notifying individuals whose information may have been impacted. The type of information potentially exposed includes:

  • Name
  • Social Security number
  • Date of birth
  • Address
  • Medical information
  • Health insurance information

If you received a breach notification letter from Singing River Health System:

We would like to speak with you about your rights and potential legal remedies in response to this data breach. Please fill out the form, below, or contact us at (608) 237-1775 or

If you were impacted by the Singing River Health System data breach, you may consider taking the following steps to protect your personal information.

  1. Carefully review the breach notice and retain a copy;
  2. Enroll in any free credit monitoring services provided by Singing River Health System;
  3. Change passwords and security questions for online accounts;
  4. Regularly review account statements for signs of fraud or unauthorized activity;
  5. Monitor credit reports for signs of identity theft; and
  6. Contact a credit bureau(s) to request a temporary fraud alert.

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