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Renewal Scam Targets Physicians with Colorado Licenses

Physicians beware. Those holding Colorado licenses are receiving fake renewal notices asking for $412 to remain compliant.

Julian Gold, M.D., co-chair of the Department of Anesthesiology, said he received one of the letters from "Colorado Physician Certification Services," which lists a Colorado area code and a Sacramento address.

"They required $412 to remain compliant with a $125 late fee charge if you missed some near deadline," said Dr. Gold, who called the Colorado Board of Medical Examiners, which confirmed that it was a fake.

License Renewal Scam Letter