Agent Survival Guide Podcast

Insights on Medicare Genetic DNA Testing Fraud | ASG125

April 2, 2019



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.


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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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