Six organizations have formed the new Medical Identity Fraud Alliance and seek other stakeholders to join them.

Initial members include AARP, Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, Consumer Federation of America, ID Experts, Identity Theft Resource Center, and National Health Care Anti-Fraud Association. The alliance’s mission is to offer leadership, education and awareness programs that drive development of best practices and technologies, as well as changes in regulations, to reduce the frequency and impact of medical identity theft.

By Joseph Goedert, Health Data Management. Published August 23, 2013

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