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Medicare Beneficiaries Who Are Victims Of Identity Theft Face Difficulties Getting New IDs, Accessing Health Care

USA Today: Medicare Won't Issue New IDs To Identity-Theft Victims
More than a quarter-million Medicare beneficiaries are victims of identity theft and hampered in getting health care benefits because the government won't issue new IDs, according to an investigation report released today (Kennedy, 10/10).

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