Current Scams in Montana

#AARPMTVekeo

Media

Full Event

Highlight Clips

Renee Labrie-Shanks defines medical identity theft.
Renee Labrie-Shanks explains the consequences of medical identity theft.
Renee Labrie-Shanks provides information about durable medical equipment scams.

About

AARP Montana hosted this Access Live event to discuss fraud and scams, focusing on medical identity theft. This event featured Renee Labrie-Shanks, Montana Senior Medicare Patrol Program ManagerĀ at Missoula Aging Services, who provided important information about how to spot and avoid fraud and scams targeting older adults and addressed participant questions and concerns. Topics of discussion included scams designed to steal identity and cheat medical insurance, fraud prevention methods, the importance of not giving out medical information, and reviewing medical statements for irregularities.