Fraud Alert: Genetic Testing Scam

By February 23, 2021 Heartland News
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Protect Yourself!

  • If a genetic testing kit is mailed to you, don’t accept it unless it was ordered by your physician. Refuse the delivery or return it to the sender. Keep a record of the sender’s name and the date you returned the items.
  • Be suspicious of anyone who offers you “free” genetic testing and then requests your Medicare number. If your personal information is compromised, it may be used in other fraud schemes.
  • A physician that you know and trust should assess your condition and approve any requests for genetic testing.
  • Medicare beneficiaries should be cautious of unsolicited requests for their Medicare numbers. If anyone other than your physician’s office requests your Medicare information, do not provide it.

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EFFECTIVE IMMEDIATELY

  • Heartland Cardiology will continue to require patients and visitors to wear masks due to the increased vulnerability of our patients and trying to keep everyone safe.
  • If you choose to not wear a mask, please call to reschedule to a zoom visit or reschedule your appointment to a later date.
  • Patients will be asked a series of covid related screening questions at check-in. IF YOU ANSWER YES TO ANY OF THESE QUESTIONS, PLEASE RETURN TO YOUR VEHICLE AND CALL OUR OFFICE [316-686-5300] TO RESCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENT.
  • **Exception: Patient has with them or on file a letter from PCP or specialty doctor exempting them.


Your health, safety and peace of mind are still our top priority.

An Important Message Regarding COVID-19
If you have any “flu-like” symptoms or showing signs of any viral infection, fever, chills or coughing, we encourage you to stay home. Please call and reschedule your appointment.
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