Taunton, MA asked in Personal Injury, Health Care Law and Identity Theft for Massachusetts

Q: I have been a victim of medical identity theft and need help to figure out what steps to take to correct this.

My health was used multiple times for ambulance rides, hospital and doctors visits. Now, I need help to rectify the damage done to my credit and medical records

1 Lawyer Answer
Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
Answered

A: Contact your health insurance carrier without delay to notify them of the security breach. If you receive bills for co-payments or other uncovered charges, contact the entities doing the billing (hospitals, physicians, ambulance services, etc.) and coordinate with your insurance carrier to establish that they are not services received by you.

Tim Akpinar

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