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What is Physician Identity Theft? Physician Identity Theft happens when employees in the medical industry such as doctors, dentists, nurses, etc. are targeted by identity theft. Many healthcare professionals have been victimized by identity theft in the United States. In most cases, their personal information was used to fraudulently obtain federal and state tax refunds.
This is the story of Amy Krebs, a resident of Ohio who became an identity theft victim. What happened with the victim? In February 2013, Krebs received a phone call on Friday evening from a major credit card company asking her to call them. She received the same call the day before, but she didn’t take