Capital Health Data Breach Investigation

Turke & Strauss LLP, a leading data breach law firm, is investigating Capital Health System, Inc. (“Capital Health”) regarding a recent cyber security incident. The Capital Health cyber security incident may have involved sensitive personal information belonging to an undetermined number of individuals.


Capital Health is a healthcare system based in New Jersey. Comprised of two hospitals, an outpatient facility, and various primary and specialty care practices, Capital Health offers a wide array of medical services to patients across the region.2 Services include brain and spine care, breast care, cancer care, digestive health services, emergency services, heart and vascular services, lung care, maternity services, orthopedics, pediatrics, surgery, and urology. Headquartered in Trenton, New Jersey, Capital Health has more than 60 additional locations throughout New Jersey and Pennsylvania and employs over 1,000 individuals.


In November 2023, Capital Health experienced a cybersecurity incident that impacted the functionality of its systems. In response, Capital Health engaged third-party forensic and information technology experts to assess the situation and regain system functionality. While much information is still unknown about the incident, Capital Health’s systems have since been restored, and all operations have returned to normal. As of January 8, 2024, Capital Health has not acknowledged whether the incident resulted in a data breach.

If you received a breach notification letter from Capital Health System, Inc.:

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

If you were impacted by the Capital Health cybersecurity incident, 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 Capital Health System, Inc.:
  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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