Scam Alert - Bogus doctor visiting elderly patients to offer Flu Jab
Dear Patient - please see the attached notification from NHS England regarding a flu jab fraud scam. A man posing as a doctor has been approaching elderly patients to offer the flu jab. The fraudster’s aim is to trick unsuspecting patients, particularly the elderly or more vulnerable patients, into handing over their bank card details by claiming to be taking a nominal payment for a flu jab...please see the attached for more information here.
If you receive any reports of patients experiencing a similar incident or if you receive any unauthorised requests for patient details, please report the matter to your local constabulary or to Action Fraud at https://www.actionfraud.police.uk
Published: Oct 14, 2019