Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics (AANMA)

Deceptive allergy testing and immunotherapy schemes

Has a new allergy testing and immunotherapy scheme moved into your town?

Deceptive allergy testing and immunotherapy schemes sweeping country put patients at risk and fleece government and private insurance.

How does it happen? Read more here:

Allergy & Asthma Network Mothers of Asthmatics is hosting the 17th annual Allergy & Asthma Day Capitol Hill on May 7, 2014. We are asking Congress to put a stop to this practice and put asthma and anaphylaxis care back on track with patient-centered care.

 

More news:

“Nashville Man Allegedly Impersonated a Doctor, Treated Over 1,000 Patients, and Wrongfully Disclosed Their Health Information”

Department of Health and Human Services, Office of the Inspector General Advisory Opinion

 

GET INVOLVED – What you can do:

  • If you or anyone you know run into this in your physician’s office, report it to the OIG healthcare fraud line:  http://oig.hhs.gov/fraud/report-fraud/index.asp or 1-800-HHS-TIPS (1-800-447-8477).  Send a copy of your report to AANMA atadvocacy@aanma.org.
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