SIOUX CENTER, Iowa (August 3, 2022) Sioux Center Health is warning community members about a phone scam targeting area communities in or around Sioux County. Individuals have received a phone call from someone saying they were from Iowa Medicare and wanting to verify the individual’s Medicare number, even indicating where the Medicare number can be found.

The scammers are very convincing and have the capability to mask their phone number to appear as if the call is coming from Sioux Center Health.

PLEASE NOTE: Sioux Center Health will not ask for sensitive information over the phone.

If you receive a call like this and are questioning whether it was a legitimate call from Sioux Center Health, hang up immediately and call the Sioux Center Medical Clinic at 712-722-8012 to confirm. Please leave a message with incident details and a member of our team will return your call.

Be cautious and don’t share your sensitive information with anyone who may use it for malicious purposes.