your posting to the SIDM listserv

Vic Nicholls nichollsvi2 at GMAIL.COM
Sat Mar 7 06:41:27 UTC 2015


Now I know to watch for the tax returns. Thanks!

I would actually be worried on those as those medications would be able
to have a higher resale value. Especially pain and psychotropic drugs.
That is not a joke.


On 3/6/2015 2:03 PM, Mark H Ebell wrote:
> As someone who was a victim of this breach (they filed tax returns
> using our SSN’s Dec 31, 2014) this hits close to home! You mean,
> someone might intercept my Viagra, Percocet, and Ativan
> prescriptions?!?!?
>
> Mark
>
> From: Vic Nicholls
> Reply-To: Society to Improve Diagnosis in Medicine, Vic Nicholls
> Date: Friday, March 6, 2015 at 11:27 AM
> To: "IMPROVEDX at LIST.IMPROVEDIAGNOSIS.ORG
> <mailto:IMPROVEDX at LIST.IMPROVEDIAGNOSIS.ORG>"
> Subject: Re: [IMPROVEDX] your posting to the SIDM listserv
>
> Question for all health professionals:
>
> With the recent rash of patient ID stealing (Anthem especially), say a
> patient of yours has someone impersonate them at another practice,
> they get medical care and/or medications. No one figures it out.
>
> You go in at the patients' next appointment, and make assumptions that
> the information in the chart is correct. You make a different course
> of action (misdiagnosis) due to that information.
>
> Has any one considered about having checks other than just medication
> checks in the chart to stop a scenario like this? I can say no I'm not
> taking that medication, to the nurse when they ask. It will be struck
> off with no other comment.
>
>
>
> Victoria
>
>
>
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