Agent Survival Guide Podcast

Insights on Medicare Genetic DNA Testing Fraud | ASG125

April 2, 2019

 

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Fraud is nothing new, especially when it comes to the senior market. Now that DNA testing is being utilized to match genetic mutations with available cancer treatment options, there's a new potential for fraud that agents need to know about.

 

Read the text version.

 

SAMPLE Third-Party DNA Cancer Testing Invitation

 

Report Fraud:

 

Call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227)

Call the Office of the Inspector General at 1-800-HHS-TIPS (1-800-447-8477)

Office of Inspector General (online)

 

Mentioned in this Episode:

 

CMS finalizes coverage of Next Generation Sequencing tests, ensuring enhanced access for cancer patients

Do’s and Don’ts of Medicare Compliance

DNA cancer screening tables are a medicare scam

Medicare Fraud & Abuse: Prevent, Detect, Report

National Coverage Determination (NCD) for Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)

Rules for Hosting a Compliant Medicare Sales Event

 

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